Liza's England

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Macmillan, Apr 7, 2001 - Fiction - 284 pages
In Pat Barker's Liza's England, Liza Garrett is the first child in town born in the twentieth century--whose life in many ways mirrors the turmoils of England itself. The tough, severe, but very real and recognizable world of women is put to the most strenuous tests, and Liza, at eighty-four, is proof that loyalty, fortitude and humor survive.
 

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Liza's England by Pat Barker; VMC; (4 1/2*) This should have been a downer book but it was not. It's the story of a social worker, Stephen, who works with young downtrodden adults who do not want to ... Read full review

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Contents

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III
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IV
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V
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VI
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VII
98
VIII
131
X
175
XI
190
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XIII
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XIV
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XV
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Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Pat Barker is the author of the highly acclaimed Regeneration trilogy: Regeneration; The Eye in the Door, winner of the Guardian Fiction Prize; and The Ghost Road, winner of the Booker Prize. She lives in England.

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