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Journal of the Flood Year, a (1992) [Novel]
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In a near-future, half-flooded world governed by technobureaucracy and ultraconformity, where human contact is abhorrent and passion unheard of, William Fowke already has a reputation as a trouble-maker. And now he insists that the Wall – the engineering marvel that keeps what remains of America’s East Coast from being inundated by the Atlantic Ocean – is leaking. Convicted of sedition and 'excluded', Fowke begins a horrific, thrilling odyssey through a nether world of gulags. With the exception of agent Julia Keller, who arrested him, everyone is hostile, including his former bosses and fellow prisoners, leaving Fowke excluded even by the excluded. And desperate to get back to his threatened Wall to sound the alarm...

Original title: A Journal of the Flood Year
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionBleak FuturesEcological Disasters
FictionScience FictionPoliticalTotalitarianism

Edition #1: A Journal of the Flood Year

A Journal of the Flood Year (1992)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "An inventive cautionary tale in which the vivid technological features are unsettling in their plausibility." Kirkus Review
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Manifested in:

A Journal of the Flood Year (January 2009)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Portobello
ISBN: 9781846271670
Pages: 224

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A Journal of the Flood Year (1993)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Beverly Hills, CA
Publisher: Phoenix
ISBN: 9781857990461
Dimensions: 5.1 x 7.7 x 0.6 in
Pages: 223

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A Journal of the Flood Year (1992)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: Donald I. Fine Books
ISBN: 9781556112720
Pages: 234

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