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The Mosquito Coast : a novel / by Paul Theroux ; with woodcuts by David Frampton.


Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1982.
ISBN 0395318378, 0395320755

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Subjects Americans -- Honduras -- Fiction.
Americans.
Honduras -- Fiction.
Honduras.
Description 374 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Also issued online.
James Tait Black Memorial Prize for fiction, 1981.
Summary Allie Fox, the brilliant and paranoid inventor takes his family to live in the Honduran jungle, determined to build a civilization better than the one they left. Fleeing from an America he sees as mired in materialism and conformity, he hopes to rediscover a purer life. His utopian experiment takes a dark turn when his obsessions lead his family towards unimaginable danger.
Genre Adventure fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Fiction.
Geographic Area Honduras
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7735398
(OCoLC)ocm07735398
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WorldCat Identities Theroux, Paul.
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