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Time's arrow, or, The nature of the offence

Author: Martin Amis
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Time's Arrow the doctor Tod T. Friendly dies and then feels markedly better, breaks up with his lovers as a prelude to seducing them, and mangles his patients before he sends them home. And all the while Tod's life races backward toward the one appalling moment in modern history when such reversals make sense. "A novel that seems to have been written with the term 'tour de force' in mind ... Amis's radical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Amis, Martin.
Time's arrow, or, The nature of the offence.
London : Jonathan Cape, 1991
(OCoLC)551662855
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Amis
ISBN: 0224030930 9780224030939
OCLC Number: 24601568
Description: 176 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Nature of the offence.
Responsibility: Martin Amis.

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Tells the story of a life lived backwards in time. Its narrator, trapped and hurtling towards a terrible secret, moves "out of the blackest sleep" to find himself surrounded by doctors and on the  Read more...

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