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Children of Violence #04: Landlocked

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In the aftermath of World War II, Martha Quest finds herself completely disillusioned. She is losing faith with the communist movement in Africa, and her marriage to one of the movement's leaders is disintegrating. Determined to resist the erosion of her personality, she engages in the first satisfactory love affair and breaks free, if only momentarily, from her suffocating unhappiness.

Landlocked is the fourth novel of Doris Lessing's classic Children of Violence sequence of novels, each a masterpiece in its own right, and collectively an incisive, all encompassing vision of our world in the twentiethcentury.

Synopsis:

In the aftermath of World War II, Martha Quest finds herself completely disillusioned. She is losing faith with the communist movement in Africa, and her marriage to one of the movement's leaders is disintegrating. Determined to resist the erosion of her personality, she engages in the first satisfactory love affair and breaks free, if only momentarily, from her suffocating unhappiness.

Landlocked is the fourth novel of Doris Lessing's classic Children of Violence sequence of novels, each a masterpiece in its own right, and collectively an incisive, all encompassing vision of our world in the twentiethcentury.

About the Author

Doris Lessing, winner of the 2007 Nobel Prize in Literature, is one of the most celebrated and distinguished writers of our time. She lives in north London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060976651
Author:
Lessing, Doris May
Publisher:
Harper Perennial
Author:
Lessing, Doris May
Author:
Lessing, Doris M.
Author:
Lessing, Doris
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Women
Subject:
British and irish fiction (fictional works by
Subject:
British
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Women -- Zimbabwe -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
British -- Africa, Southern.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
Children of Violence
Series Volume:
04
Publication Date:
19950931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.57 in 25.76 oz
Age Level:
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Product details 352 pages Perennial - English 9780060976651 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In the aftermath of World War II, Martha Quest finds herself completely disillusioned. She is losing faith with the communist movement in Africa, and her marriage to one of the movement's leaders is disintegrating. Determined to resist the erosion of her personality, she engages in the first satisfactory love affair and breaks free, if only momentarily, from her suffocating unhappiness.

Landlocked is the fourth novel of Doris Lessing's classic Children of Violence sequence of novels, each a masterpiece in its own right, and collectively an incisive, all encompassing vision of our world in the twentiethcentury.

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