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Watership Down : a Novel

Author: Richard Adams; 3M Company.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Scribner, 2009.
Series: Watership Down, 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A phenomenal worldwide bestseller for more than forty years, Richard Adams's Watership Down is a timeless classic and one of the most beloved novels of all time. Set in England's Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival follows a band of very special creatures on their flight from the intrusion of man and the certain destruction of their home. Led by a stouthearted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Adventure fiction
Allegories
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2005282820
(OCoLC)77705210
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Adams; 3M Company.
ISBN: 9781439176122 1439176124 0743277708 9780743277709
OCLC Number: 869442996
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource 1 online resource (496 pages)
Contents: Intro; Dedication; Note; Introduction; Part I · The Journey; Chapter 1: The Notice Board; Chapter 2: The Chief Rabbit; Chapter 3: Hazel's Decision; Chapter 4: The Departure; Chapter 5: In the Woods; Chapter 6: The Story of the Blessing of El-ahrairah; Chapter 7: The Lendri and the River; Chapter 8: The Crossing; Chapter 9: The Crow and the Beanfield; Chapter 10: The Road and the Common; Chapter 11: Hard Going; Chapter 12: The Stranger in the Field; Chapter 13: Hospitality; Chapter 14: "Like Trees in November"; Chapter 15: The Story of the King's Lettuce; Chapter 16: Silverweed Chapter 17: The Shining WirePart II · On Watership Down; Chapter 18: Watership Down; Chapter 19: Fear in the Dark; Chapter 20: A Honeycomb and a Mouse; Chapter 21: "For El-ahrairah to Cry"; Chapter 22: The Story of the Trial of El-ahrairah; Chapter 23: Kehaar; Chapter 24: Nuthanger Farm; Chapter 25: The Raid; Chapter 26: Fiver Beyond; Chapter 27: "You Can't Imagine It Unless You've Been There"; Chapter 28: At the Foot of the Hill; Chapter 29: Return and Departure; Part III · Efrafa; Chapter 30: A New Journey; Chapter 31: The Story of El-ahrairah and the Black Rabbit of Inlé Chapter 32: Across the Iron RoadChapter 33: The Great River; Chapter 34: General Woundwort; Chapter 35: Groping; Chapter 36: Approaching Thunder; Chapter 37: The Thunder Builds Up; Chapter 38: The Thunder Breaks; Part IV · Hazel-Rah; Chapter 39: The Bridges; Chapter 40: The Way Back; Chapter 41: The Story of Rowsby Woof and the Fairy Wogdog; Chapter 42: News at Sunset; Chapter 43: The Great Patrol; Chapter 44: A Message from El-ahrairah; Chapter 45: Nuthanger Farm Again; Chapter 46: Bigwig Stands His Ground; Chapter 47: The Sky Suspended; Chapter 48: Dea ex Machina Chapter 49: Hazel Comes HomeChapter 50: And Last; Epilogue; Lapine Glossary; Permissions; Acknowledgments; Reading Group Guide; About the Author; Copyright
Series Title: Watership Down, 1.
Responsibility: Adams, Richard.
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A phenomenal worldwide bestseller for more than forty years, Richard Adams's Watership Down is a timeless classic and one of the most beloved novels of all time. Set in England's Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival follows a band of very special creatures on their flight from the intrusion of man and the certain destruction of their home. Led by a stouthearted pair of brothers, they journey forth from their native Sandleford Warren through the harrowing trials posed by predators and adversaries, to a mysterious promised land and a more perfect society.

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