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Memory of Love

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ISBN-10: 080214568X

ISBN-13: 9780802145680

Edition: 2011

Authors: Aminatta Forna

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List price: $14.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/13/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

J. G. Ballard was born to British parents in Shanghai, China on November 15, 1930. While a child during World War II, he spent four years in a Japanese POW camp. This experience was the basis for the emotionally moving novel Empire of the Sun, which he adapted into a successful movie, directed by Steven Spielberg. Before becoming a full-time writer, he studied medicine at Cambridge University and served as a pilot in the British Royal Air Force. Ballard is best known for his science fiction writings. His early works were heavily influenced by surrealism. Most of his novels deal with death and destruction of the human spirit. Novels such as Crash, Concrete Island, and High Rise portray a…