The Children Of Men

July 26, 2005|
The Children Of Men by P. D. James
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The Children of Men begins in England in 2021, in a world where all human males have become sterile and no child will be born again. The final generation has turned twenty-five, and civilization is giving way to strange faiths and cruelties, mass suicides and despair. Theodore Faron, Oxford historian and cousin to the omnipotent Warden of England, a dictator of great subtlety, has resigned himself to apathy. Then he meets Julian, a bright, attractive woman, who wants Theo to join her circle of unlikely revolutionaries, a move that may shatter his shell of passivity.… And maybe, just maybe, hold the key to survival for the human race.
P. D. JAMES (1920-2014) published nineteen novels, two works of non-fiction, a memoir, and many distinguished essays. Most of her novels have been broadcast on television, and The Children of Men was the basis for an award-winning film. From 1949 to 1968 she worked in the National Health Service and subsequently in the Home Office, fir...
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Title:The Children Of MenFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:256 pages, 7.98 X 5.22 X 0.59 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 7.98 X 5.22 X 0.59 inPublished:July 26, 2005Publisher:Knopf CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0676977693

ISBN - 13:9780676977691

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