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A collection of stories about a frightening world inhabited by people dehumanized by the daily threat of nuclear war and postwar survivors deformed by its results.

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"This collection of stories is prefaced with an essay on the nuclear threat so trenchant and irrefutable that the book is worth reading for that alone." Publishers Weekly

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"Stories that please at least as much as they horrify." Carolyn See, The New York Times

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Martin Amis is the best-selling author of several books, including London Fields, Money, The Information, and Experience. He lives in London.

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ISBN:
9780679729969
Editor:
Amis, Martin
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Amis, Martin
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
fiction;short stories;literature;nuclear weapons;british;essays;english
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage International
Series Volume:
no. 136
Publication Date:
19900331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
8.52x5.58x.47 in. .50 lbs.

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