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A disaffection

Author: James Kelman
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Patrick Doyle, a Glasgow schoolteacher drowning in despair, can no longer control his students or his life and retreats into the world of corrugated cardboard pipes--a musical sanctuary of his own invention.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kelman, James, 1946-
Disaffection.
London : Secker & Warburg, 1989
(OCoLC)580026451
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Kelman
ISBN: 0436232847 9780436232848 9780099283096 0099283093
OCLC Number: 19472973
Awards: Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Book Prize: Fiction 1989.
Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Fiction) 1989.
Description: 337 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: James Kelman.

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Patrick Doyle is a 29 year old teacher in an ordinary school. Disaffected, frustrated and increasingly bitter at the system he is employed to maintain, Patrick begins his rebellion, fuelled by drink  Read more...

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