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Set in London and Estonia between 1999 and 2005 in the aftermath of the London bombings, as a hot, despondent summer drags on unnaturally into the autumn, this book provides an often hilarious critique of Blair's Britain. It presents a story of love and betrayal, of age and youth, of wealth and poverty, of art and compromise, and youthful ideals.

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9780224074988 | Vintage Uk, May 17, 2007, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Set in London and Estonia between 1999 and 2005 in the aftermath of the London bombings, as a hot, despondent summer drags on unnaturally into the autumn, this book provides an often hilarious critique of Blair's Britain.

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9781444814842 | Una lrg edition (Charnwood Pub, April 1, 2013), cover price $35.50

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Product Description: From The Neanderthal, by Thorpe, Adam

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9780224039710 | Vintage Uk, July 15, 1999, cover price $13.15 | About this edition: From The Neanderthal, by Thorpe, Adam

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9780224079433 | Vintage Uk, June 4, 2009, cover price $29.60

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An expectant first-time novelist meets the publisher who has asked him to lunch, only to find himself drawn, unwittingly and inexorably, into a terrible personal tragedy. In 'The Concert Interval' Rob, an orchestral tympanist, sees his life crumble over the half-time coffee and sandwiches.

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9780224074971 | Vintage Uk, June 8, 2006, cover price $24.65 | About this edition: An expectant first-time novelist meets the publisher who has asked him to lunch, only to find himself drawn, unwittingly and inexorably, into a terrible personal tragedy.

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By Adam Thorpe (trans)

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9780812985207 | Reprint edition (Modern Library, August 13, 2013), cover price $13.00

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These poems perform an archaeology on lives lived. In this his fourth collection, Adam Thorpe continues his engagement with history, the living continuum that connects us with our near and distant past, nourishing and illuminating our present.

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9780224063852 | Random House Uk Ltd, November 20, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: These poems perform an archaeology on lives lived.

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9780099597568 | Vintage Uk, April 3, 2014, cover price $10.15

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Product Description: Silbury Hill, the largest pre-historic mound in Europe, like Stonehenge, has inspired and perplexed people for generations. Adam Thorpe, author of the highly influential book Ulverton, reflects on what Silbury Hill has meant to him throughout his life.

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9781908213242 | Dufour Editions, September 15, 2014, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Silbury Hill has perplexed generations of people - a large and ancient man-made hill, its purpose remains a mystery.

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9781908213365 | Reprint edition (Little Toller Books, November 15, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Silbury Hill, the largest pre-historic mound in Europe, like Stonehenge, has inspired and perplexed people for generations.

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Seven when he is sent from Africa back to England to live with his eccentric uncle, Hugh Arkwright is long troubled by his mother's disappearance, and returns to his childhood home as an adult to try to find clues to the past

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9780786706617 | Carroll & Graf Pub, January 1, 2000, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Seven when he is sent from Africa back to England to live with his eccentric uncle, Hugh Arkwright is long troubled by his mother's disappearance, and returns to his childhood home as an adult to try to find clues to the past

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It is April 1945, and the historic town of Lohenfelde is about to be overrun by the Allied Third Army. Huddled in the vaults of the Kaiser-Wilhelm Museum are Heinrich Hoffer and his three colleagues. Their petty rivalries and resentments surface quickly in this claustrophobic confinement as the four prepare themselves for their fate.

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9780099458890 | New edition (Vintage Uk, June 1, 2006), cover price $13.75 | About this edition: It is April 1945, and the historic town of Lohenfelde is about to be overrun by the Allied Third Army.

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9780224079419 | Vintage Uk, June 5, 2008, cover price $27.95

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By Adam Thorpe (trans)

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9780099573524 | Random House Uk Ltd, April 1, 2014, cover price $36.95

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Product Description: Madrid. 2001. Debate. 22x16. 457p.

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9788483064344 | Debate Editorial, May 30, 2001, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Madrid.
9780374280314 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 1, 1992, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Three hundred years of English history comes alive through the lives and fortunes of the inhabitants of Ulverton, a fictional village on England's Wessex Downs

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9780374523947 | Reprint edition (Noonday Pr, April 1, 1994), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A dozen accounts, narrated by a dozen different voices, tell the story of Ulverton, a fictional village on the Wessex Downs, through its generations.

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