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  1. Beskrivelse

    “Powerful . . . As haunting a postapocalyptic universe as Cormac McCarthy [created] in The Road, and as devastating a look as the fallout that national events have on an American family as Philip Roth did in The Plot Against America. . . . Omar El Akkad’s debut novel, American War, is... Læs mere

    Udgivelsesdato:
    04-04-2017
    Leveringstid:
    4-6 hverdage
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  2. Yderligere info
    Udgivelsesdato:
    04-04-2017
    Sprog:
    Engelsk
    ISBN13:
    9780451493583
    Sidetal:
    336
    Vægt:
    635
    Højde:
    32
    Bredde:
    165
    Mærkat:
    Bog, hardback
    Målgruppe:
    For adult education
    Format:
    Hardback
    • Bibliotekernes beskrivelse

      "An audacious and powerful debut novel: a second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle--a story that asks what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons upon itself.Sarat Chestnut, born in Louisiana, is only six when the Second American Civil War breaks out in 2074. But even she knows that oil is outlawed, that Louisiana is half underwater, and that unmanned drones fill the sky. When her father is killed and her family is forced into Camp Patience for displaced persons, she begins to grow up shaped by her particular time and place. But not everyone at Camp Patience is who they claim to be. Eventually Sarat is befriended by a mysterious functionary, under whose influence she is turned into a deadly instrument of war. The decisions that she makes will have tremendous consequences not just for Sarat but for her family and her country, rippling through generations of strangers and kin alike"--

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