Lie of the Land

  • Stock No
  • 48543
  • EAN/ISBN
  • 9781846973604
  • 1 Author
  • Michael F Russell
  • 2 Publisher
  • Polygon
  • 3 Format
  • PB

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For investigative journalist Carl Shewan, the Scottish coastal village of Inverlair is a picturesque cage. Imprisoned in this remote refuge by a technological catastrophe for which he feels partly responsible, Carl struggles to adapt to impending fatherhood and to a harsh new existence in an ancient landscape, until a childless gamekeeper offers him an alternative to guilt and alienation. Set in the near future, Lie of the Land examines the claustrophobia of small-town life and questions how far the state will go to preserve an orderly society, one in which ubiquitous surveillance has reduced human life to a virtual experience.

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