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The steep approach to Garbadale

Author: Iain Banks
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After years of exile, Alban Wopuld has been summoned back to his family's highland estate, Garbadale. A powerful American corporation is trying to buy the rights to the family's successful boardgame, Empire! Alban must confront his mother's suicide and his teenage love affair with his cousin Sophie.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Banks
ISBN: 9780349119281 0349119287 9780349139142 0349139148
OCLC Number: 875937048
Awards: Short-listed for The Clare Maclean Prize for Scottish Fiction 2007
Description: 390 pages
Responsibility: Iain Banks.

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