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A kind of sleep.

Chris Ould

A kind of sleep.

by Chris Ould

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Published by Grafton .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination254p.
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15083551M
ISBN 100586074260
OCLC/WorldCa18135461

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The amount of sleep we need differs from person to person. On average, a adult needs between hours of sleep each night. More specifically, the amount of sleep we need is calculated from 2 factors; basal sleep need, and sleep debt. Our basal sleep need is the amount of sleep . The Cynicism of s America. The Big Sleep takes place in a big city in America during the s—the period of the Great Depression when America was, as a whole, disillusioned and cynical about its prospects for the future. Chandler mentions money throughout the novel as an ideal, a goal for the seedy crime ring that lives within the novel.


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