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Watership Down.

Author: Richard Adams; Aldo Galli
Publisher: New York : Oneworld Publications, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A phenomenal worldwide bestseller for over forty years, Richard Adams' spellbinding classic Watership Down is one of the best-loved novels of all time. Set in the beautiful English countryside of the Berkshire Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage, and survival follows a band of very special rabbits fleeing the destruction of their home by a developer. Led by a stout-hearted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Electronic books
Allegories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Adams, Richard.
Watership Down.
New York : Oneworld Publications, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Adams; Aldo Galli
ISBN: 9781780747316 1780747314
OCLC Number: 894170876
Description: 1 online resource (709 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication page; Note; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; PART I THE JOURNEY; 1 The Notice Board; 2 The Chief Rabbit; 3 Hazel's Decision; 4 The Departure; 5 In the Woods; 6 The Story of the Blessing of El-ahrairah; 7 The Lendri and the River; 8 The Crossing; 9 The Crow and the Beanfield; 10 The Road and the Common; 11 Hard Going; 12 The Stranger in the Field; 13 Hospitality; 14 "Like Trees in November"; 15 The Story of the King's Lettuce; 16 Silverweed; 17 The Shining Wire; PART II ON WATERSHIP DOWN; 18 Watership Down; 19 Fear in the Dark. 20 A Honeycomb and a Mouse21 "For El-ahrairah to Cry"; 22 The Story of the Trial of El-ahrairah; 23 Kehaar; 24 Nuthanger Farm; 25 The Raid; 26 Fiver Beyond; 27 "You Can't Imagine It Unless You've Been There"; 28 At the Foot of the Hill; 29 Return and Departure; PART III EFRAFA; 30 A New Journey; 31 The Story of El-ahrairah and the Black Rabbit of Inlé; 32 Across the Iron Road; 33 The Great River; 34 General Woundwort; 35 Groping; 36 Approaching Thunder; 37 The Thunder Builds Up; 38 The Thunder Breaks; PART IV HAZEL-RAH; 39 The Bridges; 40 The Way Back. 41 The Story of Rowsby Woof and the Fairy Wogdog42 News at Sunset; 43 The Great Patrol; 44 A Message from El-ahrairah; 45 Nuthanger Farm Again; 46 Bigwig Stands His Ground; 47 The Sky Suspended; 48 Dea ex Machina; 49 Hazel Comes Home; 50 And Last; Epilogue; Lapine Glossary; Permissions; About the Author.

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`Watership Down is stunning, compulsive reading.' -- Sunday Times 'A great book. A whole world is created, perfectly real in itself, yet constituting a deep incidental comment on human affairs.' -- Read more...

 
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