The Drowned World

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9780140022292: The Drowned World

A debut novel, set in London in the near future. The capital city has been flooded and transformed into a tropical location where social aberrations only serve as an indicator of the level of corruption of the modern mentality.

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SALES POINTS * #17 in the Millennium SF Masterworks series, a library of the finest science fiction ever written * 'One of the brightest stars in post-war fiction' -- Kingsley Amis * 'There are those (I am among them) who would back Ballard as Britain's number one living novelist' -- John Sutherland, Sunday Times * 'This novel, with its brilliant descriptions of an inundated London and an ecology reverting to the Triassic, gained Ballard acceptance as a major author' -- Encyclopedia of Science Fiction

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'There are those (I am among them) who would back Ballard as Britain's number one living novelist' -- JOHN SUTHERLAND, SUNDAY TIMES

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Ballard, J. G.
Published by Penguin Books 1976-12-01 (1976)
ISBN 10: 0140022295 ISBN 13: 9780140022292
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