9780586044568

High Rise (Flamingo Modern Classic)

Ballard, J G

ISBN 10: 0586044566 / 0-586-04456-6
ISBN 13: 9780586044568
Publisher: Firebird Distributing
Publication Date: 1998
Binding: Softcover
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From the author of the Sunday Times bestseller Cocaine Nights comes an unnerving tale of life in a modern tower block running out of control. Within the concealing walls of an elegant forty-storey tower block, the affluent tenants are hell-bent on an orgy of destruction. Cocktail parties degenerate into marauding attacks on 'enemy' floors and the once-luxurious amenities become an arena for riots and technological mayhem. In this visionary tale of urban disillusionment from the renowned author of Crash and Cocaine Nights, society slips into a violent reverse as the isolated inhabitants of the high-rise, driven by primal urges, recreate a dystopian world ruled by the laws of the jungle.

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Book Description: HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 130 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. From the author of Crash and Cocaine Nights comes an unnerving tale of life in a modern tower block running out of control. Within the concealing walls of an elegant forty-storey tower block, the affluent tenants are hell-bent on an orgy of destruction. Cocktail parties degenerate into marauding attacks on enemy floors and the once-luxurious amenities become an arena for riots and technological mayhem. In this visionary tale of urban disillusionment society slips into a violent reverse as the isolated inhabitants of the high-rise, driven by primal urges, create a dystopian world ruled by the laws of the jungle. This edition is part of a new commemorative series of Ballard s works, featuring introductions from a number of his admirers (including Iain Sinclair, Ali Smith, Neil Gaiman and Martin Amis) and brand-new cover designs. Bookseller Inventory # KNV9780586044568

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Book Description: HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 197 x 130 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. From the author of Crash and Cocaine Nights comes an unnerving tale of life in a modern tower block running out of control. Within the concealing walls of an elegant forty-storey tower block, the affluent tenants are hell-bent on an orgy of destruction. Cocktail parties degenerate into marauding attacks on enemy floors and the once-luxurious amenities become an arena for riots and technological mayhem. In this visionary tale of urban disillusionment society slips into a violent reverse as the isolated inhabitants of the high-rise, driven by primal urges, create a dystopian world ruled by the laws of the jungle. This edition is part of a new commemorative series of Ballard s works, featuring introductions from a number of his admirers (including Iain Sinclair, Ali Smith, Neil Gaiman and Martin Amis) and brand-new cover designs. Bookseller Inventory # KNV9780586044568

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Book Description: 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 130mm x 197mm x 194mm. Paperback. From the author of the Sunday Times bestseller Cocaine Nights comes an acclaimed backlist title -- the unnerving tale of life in a modern tower block running out of control -- now reissued.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 176 pages. 0.180. Bookseller Inventory # 9780586044568

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Book Description: Book Condition: New. Publisher/Verlag: HarperCollins UK | Within the concealing walls of an elegant forty-storey tower block, the affluent tenants are hell-bent on an orgy of destruction. Cocktail parties degenerate into marauding attacks on 'enemy' floors and the once-luxurious amenities become an arena for technological mayhem!In this classic visionary tale, human society slips into violent reverse as the inhabitants of the high-rise, driven by primal urges, recreate a world ruled by the laws of the jungle. | Format: Paperback | Language/Sprache: english | 184 gr | 176 pp. Bookseller Inventory # K9780586044568

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Book Description: Fourth Estate Jan 1998, 1998. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 24x128x202 mm. Neuware - Acclaimed backlist title from the author of 'Cocaine Nights'. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780586044568

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