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Read online Lord of the Flies.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Lord of the Flies A plane crashes on a desert island and the only survivors a group of schoolboys assemble on the beach and wait to be rescued By day they inhabit a land of bright fantastic birds and dark blue seas but at night their dreams are haunted by the image of a terrifying beast by William Golding, Loxford School of Science and Technology

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Lord of the Flies
Title:Lord of the Flies
Format Type:eBook PDF / e-Pub
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ISBN:0571290582
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Number of Pages:256
Category:Classics, Fiction, Young adult, School, Literature
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The sole survivor of a torpedoed destroyer is miraculously cast up on a huge barren rock in mid Atlantic Pitted against him are the sea the sun the night cold and the terror of his isolation br br At the core of this raging tale of physical and psychological violence lies Christopher Martin s will to live as the sum total of his life, Dean Jocelin has a vision that God has chosen him to erect a great spire on his cathedral His mason anxiously advises against it for the old cathedral was built without foundations Nevertheless the spire rises octagon upon octagon pinnacle by pinnacle until the stone pillars shriek and the ground beneath it swims Its shadow falls ever darker on the world below and on Dean Jocelin in particular br br From the author of Lord of the Flies The Spire is a dark and powerful portrait of one man s will and the folly that he creates, Oliver is eighteen and wants to enjoy himself before going to university But this is the s and he lives in Stilbourne a small English country town where everyone knows what everyone else is getting up to and where love lust and rebellion are closely followed by revenge and embarrassment, I was standing up pressed back against the wall trying not to breathe I got there in the one movement my body made My body had many hairs on legs and belly and chest and head and each had its own life each inherited a hundred thousand years of loathing and fear for things that scuttle or slide or crawl from Free Fall br br Sammy Mountjoy artist rises from poverty and an obscure birth to see his pictures hung in the Tate Gallery Swept into World War II he is taken as a prisoner of war threatened with torture then locked in a cell of total darkness to wait He emerges from his cell like Lazarus from the tomb seeing infinity in a grain of sand and eternity in an hour Transfigured by his ordeal he begins to realize what man can be and what he has gradually made of himself through his own choices He determines to find the exact point at which the accumulated weight of those choices has deprived him of free will br