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Shortlisted for the Booker Prize

TIME'S ARROW tells the story, backwards, of the life of Nazi war criminal, Doctor Tod T Friendly. He dies and then feels markedly better, breaks up with his lovers as a prelude to seducing them and mangles his patients before he sends them home-Escaping from the body of the dying doctor who had worked in Nazi concentration camps, the doctor's consciousness begins living the doctor's life backwards, aware only that he is living the life of a horrible man at a horrible place in time.

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  • Paperback

    9780099455356

    November 3, 2003

    Vintage

    176 pages

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    9781446401408

    August 1, 2011

    Vintage Digital

    176 pages

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The War Against Cliche
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