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Title:Amsterdam (bekroond Europa, #1)
Format Type:Ebook
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Publisher:J.M. Meulenhoff
ISBN:9029077123
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Number of Pages:160
Category:Fiction, Contemporary, British literature, Literature, Literary fiction

Amsterdam (bekroond Europa, #1) by Ian McEwan

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Amsterdam (bekroond Europa, #1) When good time fortysomething Molly Lane dies of an unspecified degenerative illness her many friends and numerous lovers are led to think about their own mortality Vernon Halliday editor of the upmarket newspaper the i Judge i persuades his old friend Clive Linley a self indulgent composer of some reputation to enter into a euthanasia pact with him Should either of them be stricken with such an illness the other will bring about his death From this point onward we are in little doubt as to i Amsterdam i s outcome it s only a matter of who will kill whom In the meantime compromising photographs of Molly s most distinguished lover foreign secretary Julian Garmony have found their way into the hands of the press and as rumors circulate he teeters on the edge of disgrace However this is McEwan so it is no surprise to find that the rather unsavory Garmony comes out on top Ian McEwan is master of the writer s craft and while this is the sort of novel that wins prizes his characters remain curiously soulless amidst the twists and turns of plot i Lisa Jardine i

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