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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|C.H. Booth Library - Newtown||FIC SWIFT pb (Text to phone)||34014081983638||Adult Fiction||Available||-|
|Salem Free Public Library||FIC SWI (Text to phone)||33640121404374||Adult Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0679766626
- Physical Description: 294 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
- Edition: 1st Vintage International ed.
- Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1996.
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British novelist Graham Swift was born in London on May 4, 1949. He attended Cambridge University and York University. Swift has written five novels, including Waterland. (Bowker Author Biography) Novelist Graham Swift was born in London, England on May 4, 1949. He attended Cambridge University where he received a B.A. in 1970, and an M.A. in 1975. He also attended York University from 1970-73. He taught English part time at several London Colleges between the years 1974 to1983. Swift's fiction tends to touch upon the subject of World War II as well as exploring the larger subject of history. "Waterland" established Swift's reputation and was made into a major film. He also wrote "Last Orders" and his novels have won a variety of prestigious literary awards and have been widely translated. Swift was an avid fisherman and co-edited an anthology of fishing in literature. (Bowker Author Biography)