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Empire of the Sun

Author: J G Ballard
Publisher: New York : Pocket Books, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The day after Pearl Harbor, Shanghai is captured by the Japanese, and 11-year-old Jim is separated from his parents and spends some months living on his own. Then he is captured and interned in a Japanese prison camp with other civilians. The story of the next four years is one of struggling to stay alive by any means possible." Libr J.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Ballard
ISBN: 0671648772 9780671648770 0671530534 9780671530532
OCLC Number: 22939753
Description: 375 pages ; 17 cm
Responsibility: J.G. Ballard.

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"The day after Pearl Harbor, Shanghai is captured by the Japanese, and 11-year-old Jim is separated from his parents and spends some months living on his own. Then he is captured and interned in a Japanese prison camp with other civilians. The story of the next four years is one of struggling to stay alive by any means possible." Libr J.

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