Pincher Martin: (the two deaths of Christopher Martin)

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1956 - Fiction - 208 pages
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This book gutted me.
The description of how much a man is willing to endure simply to stay alive is harrowing. There is the torture of a life remembered in the midst of his total isolation,his
mental and physical nakedness beneath the endless sky and his never sated hunger.
And for what?
Read the book.
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Impenetrable on first reading. I have read much of Golding's work (he taught diffidently at my local grammar school) and am baffled as to why he enjoys such popularity. Literally succinct his stories ... Read full review

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Section 1
7
Section 2
22
Section 3
36
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