Pincher Martin by William GoldingPincher Martin by William Golding

Pincher Martin

byWilliam Golding

Paperback | December 24, 2013

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Drowning in the freezing North Atlantic, Christopher Hadley Martin, temporary lieutenant, happens upon a grotesque rock, an island that appears only on weather charts. To drink there is a pool of rain water; to eat there are weeds and sea anemones. Through the long hours with only himself to talk to, Martin must try to assemble the truth of his fate, piece by terrible piece.
William Golding was born in Cornwall in 1911 and was educated at Marlborough Grammar School and at Brasenose College, Oxford. Before he became a schoolmaster he was an actor, a lecturer, a small-boat sailor and a musician. A now rare volume, Poems, appeared in 1934. In 1940 he joined the Royal Navy and saw action against battleships, a...
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Title:Pincher MartinFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.8 × 5 × 0.75 inPublished:December 24, 2013Publisher:Faber & Faber AgencyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0571298508

ISBN - 13:9780571298501

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