G.: A Novel

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Viking Press, Sep 8, 1972 - Fiction - 311 pages
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This book is intricate with its descriptions - sometimes way too intricate in that you begin to wonder the purpose of their form - and I found it to be a very hard read in places. Indeed, so ... Read full review

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not sure about this book at all ... there were some very interesting sections about the politics of Austria/Italy/Balkans t the start of the First World War (so much so that i have now started to read ... Read full review


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John Berger was born in London in 1926. He is well known for his novels & stories as well as for his works of nonfiction, including several volumes of art criticism. His first novel, "A Painter of Our Time", was published in 1958, & since then his books have included the novel "G.", which won the Booker Prize in 1972. In 1962 he left Britain permanently, & he now lives in a small village in the French Alps.

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