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Author: Graham Swift
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In England three working-class buddies, united by pub-drinking and World War II experiences, drive the ashes of the fourth to the sea. In the process emerge the lives of four families and the reason no wife came. By the author of Ever after.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Swift
ISBN: 0679412247 9780679412243
OCLC Number: 34472960
Awards: James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction, 1996.
Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 1996.
Description: 294 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Graham Swift.
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Jack Dodds has died, and his three close friends travel together to pay their last respects and take his ashes to Margate Pier and scatter them into the sea, Jack's final wish. As the journey  Read more...

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