The History of Our World beyond the Wave

The History of Our World beyond the Wave : A Fantasy

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A tidal wave came, as high as the stars and hissing, and it washed away bathers, buildings, all civilization. Paul Sant survived by clinging to a surf mat. Eventually he found land-but unlike land he had ever know. Combining an allegory of good and evil with adventure that takes us through nightmare to salvation-including knights in armor, fish people called Gugs, and an ominous yelloe Volkswagon-R.E. Klein creates a world that is strange beyond our imagination yet familiar to the heart, a world where things may not be real, but they are true. In the History of Our World Beyond the Wave, Klein imagines a world washed clean of materialism, cynicism, of the emptiness of modern life, a world where the metaphysical and the magical are again possible.
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  • Hardback | 215 pages
  • 147.32 x 193.04 x 25.4mm | 317.51g
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0151004110
  • 9780151004119

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