Download The General djvu

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by Alan Sillitoe

Author: Alan Sillitoe
Language: English
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd; New edition edition (February 27, 1986)
Pages: 160 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.7
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Alan Sillitoe (4 March 1928 – 25 April 2010) was an English writer and one of the so-called "angry young men" of the 1950s. He disliked the label, as did most of the other writers to whom it was applied.

Alan Sillitoe (4 March 1928 – 25 April 2010) was an English writer and one of the so-called "angry young men" of the 1950s. He is best known for his debut novel Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and his early short story The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, both of which were adapted into films.

A wonderful historical novel from one of our best loved and most prolific writers

An outrageously funny novel of adventure, sex, corruption, and crime from one of the greatest British authors of the twentieth century. Michael Cullen is proud to be a bastard. A wonderful historical novel from one of our best loved and most prolific writers. As a young man Ernest Burton was a bold and reckless journeyman blacksmith, seducing all young girls he comes across.

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General, The. by Alan Sillitoe. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780491024679.

Alan Sillitoe, ‘Angry’ British Novelist, Dies at 8. Mr. Sillitoe’s other books include several forays into far-flung literary genres

Alan Sillitoe, ‘Angry’ British Novelist, Dies at 82. By BRUCE WEBERAPRIL 26, 2010. Sillitoe’s other books include several forays into far-flung literary genres. One, The General (1960), is an allegory about art and war that concerns a symphony orchestra on a train that is seized by an enemy army; A Start in Life (1970) is a pastiche melding the grit of modern Nottingham with the picaresque tradition of the 18th century; and Travels in Nihilon (1971) is a satirical fantasy set in a. fictional nation where self-indulgence and self-expression are lionized. In 1995, he published an autobiography, Life Without Armour.

Alan Sillitoe, (born March 4, 1928, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England-died April 25, 2010, London) .

The son of a tannery worker, Sillitoe worked in factories from the age of 14. In 1946 he joined the air force, and for two years he served as a radio operator in Malaya. After his return to England, X-rays revealed that he had contracted tuberculosis, and he spent several months in a hospital

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