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A compelling vision of a disorietating and barbaric future from Doris Lessing, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. Many years in the future, city life has broken down, communications have failed and food supplies are dwindling. From her window a middle-aged woman - our narrator - watches things fall apart and records what she witnesses: hordes of people migrating to the countryside, gangs of children roaming the streets. One day, a young girl, Emily, is brought to her house by a stranger and left in her care ...

The Memoirs of a Survivor 1995, Flamingo, London

ISBN-13: 9780006493259

Mass-market paperback

The Memoirs of a Survivor 1988, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394757599

Trade paperback

Memoirs of a Survivor 1981, Bantam Books

ISBN-13: 9780553228175

Trade paperback

The memoirs of a survivor 1976, Bantam Books, Toronto :: New York

ISBN-13: 9780553024944

Bantam edition


The Memoirs of a Survivor 1976, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780330246231

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Memoirs of a Survivor 1975, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394496337

American edition


Memoirs of a Survivor 1974, Octagon Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780900860300