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Lord of the flies

Author: William Golding
Publisher: London : Faber, 2005, ©1954.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A plane carrying a group of schoolboys crashes on a remote tropical island. No adults survive but forty boys emerge unhurt. Under their elected leader, Ralph, the boys try to preserve their social discipline and survive, but Jack, the head of a group of choirboys, starts a battle for leadership and the boys divide into two rival groups. Jack's gang - the Hunters - become progressively more savage. The more primitive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding
ISBN: 0571227678 9780571227679 0571224520 9780571224524
OCLC Number: 58446986
Notes: Originally published: London : Faber, 1954.
Description: 216 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: William Golding.

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A story for adults about small boys, marooned on a coral island. At first it seems as though it is all going to be great fun; but the fun before long becomes furious and life on the island turns into  Read more...

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