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Lord of the flies

Author: William Golding
Publisher: Old Greenwich, CT : Listening Library Inc., 1954.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Unabridged edView all editions and formats
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The novel begins after a plane wreck deposits a group of boys, aged six to twelve on an isolated tropical island. Their struggle to survive and impose order on their existence quickly evolves from a battle against nature into a battle against their own primitive instincts. Golding's portrayal of the collapse of social order into chaos lays bare the fine line between innocence and savagery.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding
ISBN: 0807229148 9780807229149
OCLC Number: 316265046
Performer(s): Read by William Golding.
Description: 6 sound cassettes.
Responsibility: William Golding.

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The novel begins after a plane wreck deposits a group of boys, aged six to twelve on an isolated tropical island. Their struggle to survive and impose order on their existence quickly evolves from a battle against nature into a battle against their own primitive instincts. Golding's portrayal of the collapse of social order into chaos lays bare the fine line between innocence and savagery.

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