Briefing for a Descent Into Hell ePub download
by Doris Lessing
- ISBN: 0586038175
- ISBN13: 978-0586038178
- ePub: 1705 kb | FB2: 1522 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Thrillers & Suspense
- Publisher: Bantam Books; New Ed edition (1977)
- Pages: 256
- Rating: 4.7/5
- Votes: 924
- Format: mbr lit doc rtf
Home Doris Lessing Briefing for a Descent Into Hell. Doris Lessing is the author of numerous award-winning books of fiction and non-fiction, including The Golden Notebook and The Grass Is Singing.
Home Doris Lessing Briefing for a Descent Into Hell. Briefing for a descent . .Briefing for a Descent Into Hell, . 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25. Doris lessing. Briefing for a descent into hell. In 2007 she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. Also by doris lessing. The Grass Is Singing.
Its indictment of the tyranny of society is powerful, disturbing and, as always, magnificently rendered. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
the more I read of doris lessing the more I am in awe of her storytelling prowess. Even the ending is predictable. The title is appropriate-wasting time trying to read this is like a descent into hell. she is the most psychological,philosophical,mystical spellbinding author of the second half of the 20th century.
They took him into the station thinking he was drunk or drugged. They describe him as Rambling, Confused and Amenable.
Briefing for a. Descent Into Hell. They took him into the station thinking he was drunk or drugged. Brought him to us at 3 .
Jun 08, 2018 Fergus rated it it was amazing. Doris Lessing had her own brushes with the mental health care system, and she once said she had learned a great deal from them. In those two books Lessing certainly took on the female experience, she certainly was sceptical, she certainly had a visionary power, and she certainly scrutinized her characters and the world that they lived in. It is harder to be certain that she is doing the same in this book, a 1971 Man Booker Prize Nominee (which she lost to fellow Nobel Laureate .
Briefing for a Descent Into Hell.
Doris Lessing y many millions. A hundred years of scholarly thinking has stretched back a millionfold the age of the earth. But these same divines, antiquarians and scholars are thinking now as they did a hundred years ago, when it comes to the age of civilisations; they can’t even begin to concede that civilisations might have very old histories.
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From the book jacket: Doris Lessing's new novel - which she defines as inner space fiction - is an incomparably exciting voyage into the marvellous, terrifying, unexplored, yet sometimes glimpsed territory of the inner man. Professor Charles Watkins (Classics), doomed to spin. Professor Charles Watkins (Classics), doomed to spin endlessly in the currents of the Atlantic, makes a landfall at last on a tropical shore. He discovers a reined stone city, participates - moon-dazed - in bloody rituals in the paradisiacal forest, witnesses the savage war of the Rat-dogs and is borne on the back of the lordly White Bird across the sea of the dead