Figures in a Landscape

Barry England (1932–2009) was an English novelist and playwright, chiefly
known for Figures in a Landscape, shortlisted for the inaugural Booker Prize. In
the early fifties he joined the British Army and served as an officer in the Far East,
but ...

Figures in a Landscape

Figures in a Landscape

Two men are on the run. They have four hundred miles to go across hostile territory, ruthlessly pursued. Soldiers track them day and night, a helicopter circles above, life becomes a second-by-second fight for survival. Each muscle movement, drop of sweat, glance, risk and instinct matters. Every second counts. Under this intense pressure to survive an unbreakable bond between the two men is forged. Unimaginably tense and stunningly written, this adrenaline-pumping novel was shortlisted for the first ever Booker Prize in 1969. ‘England's prose has the tough, spare elegance of steel scaffolding... a brilliant achievement’ The Times

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Figures in a Landscape
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Barry England
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-16 - Publisher: Random House

Two men are on the run. They have four hundred miles to go across hostile territory, ruthlessly pursued. Soldiers track them day and night, a helicopter circles above, life becomes a second-by-second fight for survival. Each muscle movement, drop of sweat, glance, risk and instinct matters. Every second counts. Under
Figures in a Landscape
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Paul Theroux
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-10 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The Sunday Times bestseller Paul Theroux collects a rich feast of his writing and essays - from travel to personal memoir - published all together here for the first time Drawing together a fascinating body of writing from over 14 years of work, Figures in a Landscape ranges from profiles
Figures in a Landscape
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John Maltby
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher:

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Two Figures in a Landscape
Language: en
Pages: 2
Authors: Laura Kent
Categories: Existentialism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1952 - Publisher:

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Figures in a Landscape
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: Josephine Couch Del Deo, Ross Moffett
Categories: Painters
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Josephine Couch Del Deo

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