Briefing for a Descent into Hell

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Nov 17, 2010 - Fiction - 288 pages
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A fascinating look inside the mind of a man who is supposedly "mad."


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User Review  - baswood - LibraryThing

The briefing for a descent into hell is given at a conference chaired by Minna Erve, who represents the celestial Gods who have frequently in their history sent messengers down to earth to try and get ... Read full review

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Reminds me so much of Carlos Castaneda in some parts. Unfortunately, I don't dig him much. Apparent stream of consciousness writing doesn't do much for me, in a similar way that many of Dream Theater ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Doris Lessing was born of British parents in Persia, in 1919, and moved with her family to southern Rhodesia when she was five years old. She went to England in 1949 and has lived there ever since. She is the author of more than 30 books—novels, stories, reportage, poems, and plays. In 2007, she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.  She passed away in 2013.

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