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Rising - R.C. Hutchinson

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Sabino - the outcast member of a rich mine-owning family - is renowned for his arrogance and brutality. For reasons of personal revenge, he agrees to lead an expedition to crush saboteurs who are attacking a vital railway line. Leading his struggling army of half-starved men across the arid and treacherous landscape, Sabino also embarks on a journey of the soul. Rising, first published in 1976, was R. C. Hutchinson's last novel. It is a powerful re-creation of an episode of South American history, and also a profound and poignant exploration of the complexity of human relationships, and of one man's attempt at redemption. At its heart lies the burning struggle between good and evil.

Item details

Author(s):
Hutchinson, R.C.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0571243312
ISBN-13:
9780571243310
Number of pages:
359
Publisher:
Faber & Faber

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Sabino - the outcast member of a rich mine-owning family - is renowned for his arrogance and brutality. For reasons of personal revenge, he agrees to lead an expedition to crush saboteurs who are attacking a vital railway line. Leading his struggling army of half-starved men across the arid and treacherous landscape, Sabino also embarks on a journey of the soul. Rising, first published in 1976, was R. C. Hutchinson's last novel. It is a powerful re-creation of an episode of South American history, and also a profound and poignant exploration of the complexity of human relationships, and of one man's attempt at redemption. At its heart lies the burning struggle between good and evil.

Author(s):
Hutchinson, R.C.
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0571243312
ISBN-13:
9780571243310
Number of pages:
359
Publisher:
Faber & Faber

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