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Children of men

Eden Phillpotts

Children of men

by Eden Phillpotts

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Eden Phillpotts.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P547 Chi, PR5177 Chi
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 471 p.
Number of Pages471
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6653815M
LC Control Number23007286
OCLC/WorldCa1160635

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  In , Universal released a dystopian masterpiece from director Alfonso Cuarón called ‘Children of Men,’ with Clive Owen as the lead. It Author: Abraham Riesman. CHILDREN OF MEN - SUMMARY. The year is and the world’s youngest citizen has just died at 18 years of age. As women have become infertile and no children have been born for 18 years, humankind is facing its own extinction. Confronting massive waves of immigrants, Britain, the world’s only functioning state, rounds up all of the illegal immigrants for deportation.

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