Waterland (MP3 CD)

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Description


This brilliant and compelling novel is at once a lyrical description of the Fens, a fictional autobiography, and an impassioned defence of history. The narrator, an English schoolteacher, and his interior world of memories combine with the exterior world of the bleak Fenland landscape to produce a multiplicity of stories. Swift weaves together tales of empire building, land reclamation, brewers and lock-keepers to construct a chronicle that spans three centuries. Waterland is simultaneously a family saga, a novel of provincial life, a social history and a story of adolescent love.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781491574065
ISBN-10: 1491574062
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: September 1st, 2014
Language: English