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Deliverance

Author: James Dickey
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2005.
Series: Bloomsbury film classics., Original novel.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The canoe trip from hell. Classic take of four men caught in a primitive and violent test of manhood. Their adventure turns into a struggle for survival.
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Adventure stories
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Dickey
ISBN: 0747578699 9780747578697
OCLC Number: 60560277
Notes: Originally published: Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin, 1970; London: Pan, 1971.
Description: 243 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Bloomsbury film classics., Original novel.
Responsibility: James Dickey.

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A group of middle-aged friends go canoeing one weekend. Then, the following day, after mooring their canoes by the woods, they are approached by two sinister men. One is carrying a shotgun and the  Read more...

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'A brilliant and breathtaking adventure' New Yorker 'A novel that will curl your toes ... Dickey's canoe rides to the limits of dramatic tension' New York Times Book Review 'A novel of stunning Read more...

 
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