[Reading] ➾ Lord of the Flies Author William Golding – Bluevapours.co.uk At the dawn of the next world war, a plane crashes on an uncharted island, stranding a group of schoolboys At first, with no adult supervision, their freedom is something to celebrate this far from ci At the dawn of the next world war, a plane crashes on an uncharted island, stranding a group of schoolboys At first, with no adult supervision, their freedom is something to celebrate this far from civilization the boys can do anything they want Anything They attempt to forge their own society, failing, however, in the face of terror, sin and evil And as order collapses, as strange howls echo in the night, as terror begins its reign, the hope of adventure seems as Lord of ePUB ✓ far from reality as the hope of being rescued Labeled a parable, an allegory, a myth, a morality tale, a parody, a political treatise, even a vision of the apocalypse, Lord of the Flies is perhaps our most memorable novel about the end of innocence, the darkness of man s heart.
Sir William Gerald Golding was a British novelist, poet, and playwright best known for his novel Lord of the Flies Golding spent two years in Oxford focusing on sciences however, he changed his educational emphasis to English literature, especially Anglo SaxonDuring World War II, he was part of the Royal Navy which he left five years later His bellic experience strongly influenced his future novels Later, he became a teacher and focused on writing Some of his influences are classical Greek literature, Lord of ePUB ✓ such as Euripides, and The Battle of Maldon, an Anglo Saxon oeuvre whose author is unknownThe attention given to Lord of the Flies, Golding s first novel, by college students in the s and s drove literary critics attention to it He was awarded the Booker Prize for literature in for his novel Rites of Passage, the first book of the trilogy To the Ends of the Earth He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in and was knighted in In , The Times ranked Golding third on their list of The greatest British writers since .
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- Lord of the Flies
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- 12 August 2017 William Golding