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The drowned world

Author: J G Ballard; Martin Amis
Publisher: New York : Liveright Pub. Corporation, 2013, ©1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [Pbk. ed.]View all editions and formats
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"The Drowned World imagines a terrifying world in which global warming has melted the ice caps and primordial jungles have overrun a tropical London. Set during the year 2145, this novel follows biologist Dr. Robert Kearns and his team of scientists as they confront a cityscape in which nature is on the rampage and giant lizards, dragonflies, and insects fiercely compete for domination."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Ballard; Martin Amis
ISBN: 9780871403629 0871403625
OCLC Number: 846922595
Notes: Includes a brief biography of the author.
Introduction by Matin Amis.
Description: 198 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Martin Amis.

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"The Drowned World imagines a terrifying world in which global warming has melted the ice caps and primordial jungles have overrun a tropical London. Set during the year 2145, this novel follows biologist Dr. Robert Kearns and his team of scientists as they confront a cityscape in which nature is on the rampage and giant lizards, dragonflies, and insects fiercely compete for domination."--Provided by publisher.

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