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Waterland

Author: Graham Swift
Publisher: London : Heinemann, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tom Crick, a history teacher in the Fenlands, is driven by a marital crisis and the provocation of one of his pupils, to forsake his teaching and relate the story of his family who have lived in the Fens since the 18th century.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Swift
ISBN: 0434753300 9780434753307
OCLC Number: 10052188
Awards: Winner of Guardian Fiction Prize 1983
Winner of Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize 1983
Description: viii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Graham Swift.

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Tom Crick, a history teacher in the Fenlands, is driven by a marital crisis and the provocation of one of his pupils, to forsake his teaching and relate the story of his family who have lived in the Fens since the 18th century.

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