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Sputnik Caledonia

Author: Andrew Crumey
Publisher: London : Picador, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Robbie dreams of going to space. In 1970s Scotland this marks him out almost as much as his eccentric family does. Educated in the ways of the Left, Robbie can't entertain the idea of going into orbit with the capitalist Americans. So he gets a 'teach yourself' Russian book & settles down with Einstein's 'Meaning of Relativity' by his side.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Crumey
ISBN: 9780330448413 0330448412 9780330447027 0330447025
OCLC Number: 183915929
Description: 552 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Andrew Crumey.

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