A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters (Vintage International) (Paperback)
A bizarre and sublime book of maybe-related tales, with a cast of artists, astronauts and, particularly, woodworms. this book will seduce and puzzle.— From Wes
This is, in short, a complete, unsettling, and frequently exhilarating vision of the world, starting with the voyage of Noah's ark and ending with a sneak preview of heaven!
About the Author
Born in Leicester in 1946, Julian Barnes is the author of nine novels, a book of stories, and a collection of essays. He has won both the Prix Médicis and the Prix Fémina, and in 1988 was made a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He lives in London.