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The Winshaw legacy : or, what a carve up!

Author: Jonathan Coe
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A social satire on Britain today. The narrator is a writer hired to do the biography of a prominent upper-class family. In the process, he finds the family represents everything that is wrong with the country, from Hilary, the yellow journalist, to Thomas, the inside trader, to Henry, the hypocritical medicare reformer, and so up and down the family tree.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Coe
ISBN: 0679433856 9780679433859
OCLC Number: 30547828
Description: 500 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jonathan Coe.
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A social satire on Britain today. The narrator is a writer hired to do the biography of a prominent upper-class family. In the process, he finds the family represents everything that is wrong with the country, from Hilary, the yellow journalist, to Thomas, the inside trader, to Henry, the hypocritical medicare reformer, and so up and down the family tree.

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