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Something Like A House

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Something Like A House

Author: Sid Smith

Price: £35.00

Published by: Picador

Date Available: 26 January 2001

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This is Jim Fraser's story: an account of his life as a deserter living through the Cultural Revolution in China. Fraser makes his home in a community so isolated that it has become the perfect location for experiments of indescribable terror. 

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Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 0330480308

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