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Rushing to paradise

Author: J G Ballard
Publisher: New York : Picador USA, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Picador USA edView all editions and formats
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The rise and fall of a cult leader. After losing her medical license, Dr. Barbara Rafferty turns environmentalist to protest French nuclear testing in the Pacific. The campaign attracts media attention, money flows and she sets up a commune on an atoll, an experiment which ends in bloodshed.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Satire
Utopian fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J G Ballard
ISBN: 031213164X 9780312131647 0312134150 9780312134150
OCLC Number: 31934582
Notes: A novel.
Description: 238 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: J.G. Ballard.
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The rise and fall of a cult leader. After losing her medical license, Dr. Barbara Rafferty turns environmentalist to protest French nuclear testing in the Pacific. The campaign attracts media attention, money flows and she sets up a commune on an atoll, an experiment which ends in bloodshed.

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