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Waterland

Author: Graham Swift; Christian Rodska
Publisher: [North Kingstown] : AudioGO Ltd, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This brilliant and compelling novel is at once a lyrical description of the Fens, a fictional autobiography, and an impassioned defence of history. The narrator, an English schoolteacher, and his interior world of memories combine with the exterior world of the bleak Fenland landscape to produce a multiplicity of stories. Swift weaves together tales of empire building, land reclamation, brewers and lock-keepers to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Source record:
Swift, Graham, 1949-
Waterland.
[Bath, England] : AudioGO, 2011
(OCoLC)769782477
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Swift; Christian Rodska
ISBN: 9781445862118 1445862115
OCLC Number: 811564634
Notes: Unabridged.
Duration: 12:39:47.
Performer(s): Read by Christian Rodska.
Description: 1 sound file (12 hr., 39 min., 47 sec.) : digital
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 181981 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Graham Swift.

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This brilliant and compelling novel is at once a lyrical description of the Fens, a fictional autobiography, and an impassioned defence of history. The narrator, an English schoolteacher, and his interior world of memories combine with the exterior world of the bleak Fenland landscape to produce a multiplicity of stories. Swift weaves together tales of empire building, land reclamation, brewers and lock-keepers to construct a chronicle that spans three centuries ...

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