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Empire of the sun

Author: J G Ballard
Publisher: London : V. Gollancz, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The heartrending story of British boy Jim's four year ordeal in a Japanese prison camp during the second world war.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Ballard
ISBN: 0575034831 9780575034839 0575035595 9780575035591
OCLC Number: 11163217
Notes: Sequel: The kindness of women.
Awards: Winner of Guardian Fiction Prize 1984.
Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Prize (Fiction) 1984.
Description: 278 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: J.G. Ballard.
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"An outstanding novel...a classic adventure story."-- "The New York Times"

 
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