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Lord of the flies

Author: William Golding; Edmund L Epstein
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Series: A Penguin book. Literature; Penguin classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the dawn of the next world war, a plane crashes on an uncharted island, stranding a group of schoolboys. At first, with no adult supervision, their freedom is something to celebrate. This far from civilization the can do anything they want. Anything. But as order collapses, as strange howls echo in the night, as terror begins its reign, the hope of adventure seems as far removed from reality as the hope of being  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding; Edmund L Epstein
ISBN: 0399533370 9780399533372
OCLC Number: 759033231
Description: 313 S.
Series Title: A Penguin book. Literature; Penguin classics
Responsibility: William Golding ; with a biographical and critical note by E. L. Epstein.

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At the dawn of the next world war, a plane crashes on an uncharted island, stranding a group of schoolboys. At first, with no adult supervision, their freedom is something to celebrate. This far from civilization the can do anything they want. Anything. But as order collapses, as strange howls echo in the night, as terror begins its reign, the hope of adventure seems as far removed from reality as the hope of being rescued.

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