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By Iris Murdoch

A scintillating novel of destiny, injuries, and ethical dilemmas

Set for the duration of the Vietnam conflict, this tale issues the plight of a tender American, fortunately put in in an ideal activity in England, engaged to an excellent lady, who's all of sudden drafted to a warfare he disapproves of.

what's responsibility the following, what's self-interest, what's cowardice? Austin Gibson gray, the unintentional guy of the identify, is accident-prone, additionally at risk of carry catastrophe to his pal sand family members. He blames destiny. yet are we now not all unintentional, certainly one of his sufferers asks. destiny and injuries make deep ethical dilemmas for the characters within the lengthy and complicated story.

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