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J. G. Ballard: Millennium People J. G. Ballard: Millennium People J. G. Ballard: Millennium People J. G. Ballard: Millennium People

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Violent ​rebellion comes to London's middle classes in the extraordinary new novel from the author of 'Cocaine Nights' and 'Super-Cannes'. When a bomb goes off at Heathrow it looks like just another random act of violence to psychologist David Markham. But then he discovers that his ex-wife Laura is among the victims. Acting on police suspicions, he starts to investigate London's fringe protest movements, falling in with a shadowy group based in the comfortable Thameside estate of Chelsea Marina. Led by a charismatic doctor, the group aims to rouse the docile middle classes to anger and violence, to free them from both the self-imposed burdens of civic responsibility and the trappings of a consumer society – private schools, foreign nannies, health insurance and overpriced housing. Markham, seeking the truth behind Laura's death, is swept up in a campaign that spirals rapidly out of control. Every certainty in his life is questioned as the cornerstones of middle England become… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2003

W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 2011
288 oldal · ISBN: 9780393081770
HarperCollins, London, 2008
320 oldal · ISBN: 9780006551614
Flamingo, 2003
294 oldal · ISBN: 9780002258487

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