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The drought

Author: J G Ballard
Publisher: New York ; London : Liveright Pub. Corp., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : Liveright pbkView all editions and formats
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"Water. Man's most precious commodity is a luxury of the past. Radioactive waste from years of industrial dumping has caused the sea to form a protective skin strong enough to devastate the Earth it once sustained. And while the remorseless sun beats down on the dying land, civilization itself begins to crack."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Dystopias
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Ballard
ISBN: 9780871404015 087140401X
OCLC Number: 768335818
Description: 238 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: J.G. Ballard.

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"Water. Man's most precious commodity is a luxury of the past. Radioactive waste from years of industrial dumping has caused the sea to form a protective skin strong enough to devastate the Earth it once sustained. And while the remorseless sun beats down on the dying land, civilization itself begins to crack."--Page 4 of cover.

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