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The Resource We all fall down, Peter Barry

We all fall down, Peter Barry

Label
We all fall down
Title
We all fall down
Statement of responsibility
Peter Barry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a vivid and compelling narrative of middle class friends and families, relationships and the contemporary workplace. Kate and Hugh Drysdale like many couples buy a house that stretches them to the limits financially. Hugh looks at the soaring property market, the fact hesearning a good salary, and all the signs of a booming economy and believeseverything will be fine. And it is, until the advertising company he works forhits a rough patch: two major pieces of business walk out of the door, and anew creative director from the UK is brought in. Set in Sydney when world economic instability is beginning to bite, this is avery much a book of our time. Peopled with unforgettable characters it is adisturbing, but affecting portrait of family, the workplace, and the costs of playing, or not playing the game. In this novel, the author brings his witty, razor-sharp vision tohuman nature, life in suburbia and the moral dilemmas that face us all
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10120445
Cataloging source
ANL
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Barry, Peter
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Middle class
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Target audience
adult
Label
We all fall down, Peter Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000048549754
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
336 p.
Isbn
9781921924187
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
We all fall down, Peter Barry
Publication
Control code
000048549754
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
336 p.
Isbn
9781921924187
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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