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High dive: a novel [electronic resource] / Jonathan Lee.

Lee, Jonathan, 1981- (author.). Doyle, Gerard, (narrator.). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781681680415 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1681680416 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 52 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Gerard Doyle.
Summary, etc.:
Taking us inside one of the twentieth century's most ambitious assassination attempts - 'making history personal', as one character puts it - High Dive moves between the luxurious hospitality of a British tourist town and the troubled city of Belfast, Northern Ireland, at the height of the armed struggle between the Irish Republican Army and those loyal to the UK government. Jonathan Lee has been described as 'a major new voice in British fiction' (Guardian) and here, in supple prose that makes room for laughter as well as tears, he offers a darkly intimate portrait of how the ordinary unfolds into tragedy.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Thatcher, Margaret > Assassination attempt, 1984 > Fiction.
Provisional IRA > Fiction.
Grand Hotel (Brighton, England) > Fiction.
Terrorism > England > Brighton > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Brighton (England) > Fiction.

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