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On Chesil Beach : [a novel]

Author: Ian McEwan
Publisher: London [u.a.] : Vintage, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is July 1962. Edward and Florence, young innocents married that morning, arrive at a hotel on the Dorset coast. At dinner in their rooms they struggle to suppress their private fears of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McEwan
ISBN: 0099520826 9780099520825 9780099512790 0099512793
OCLC Number: 254071076
Notes: Dt. Ausg. u.d.T.: McEwan, Ian: Am Strand.
Awards: Winner of British Book Awards: Galaxy Book of the Year Award 2008
Winner of British Book Awards: Reader's Digest Author of the Year Award 2008
Short-listed for Irish Book Awards: RTE Radio 1's The Tubridy Show Listeners' Choice Award 2008
Short-listed for Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Adults' Book of the Year 2007
Short-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2007
Description: 166 S
Responsibility: Ian McEwan.

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