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The second one quantity of William Golding's Sea Trilogy

In a wasteland of warmth, stillness and sea mists, a ball is hung on a boat becalmed midway to Australia. during this surreal, fête-like surroundings the passengers dance and flirt, whereas underneath them thickets of weed like eco-friendly hair unfold over the hull. The sequel to Rites of Passage, shut Quarters, the second one quantity in Golding's acclaimed sea trilogy, is imbued together with his awesome experience of threat. Half-mad with worry, with drink, with love and opium, all people in this leaky, unsound hulk is 'going to pieces'. And in a nightmarish climax the very planks appear to twist themselves alive because the send starts off to come back aside on the seams.

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242 At least references to these early languages are, so far as it has been possible to ascertain, lacking in thc sources. It is true, however, that in the easternmost parts of Anatolia, Armenian, Syriac, Kurdish, Georgian, Arabic, and possibly Lazic not only survived but were spoken by the overwhelming majority. Political factors in the Byzantine period contributed to the victory of the empire’s language. , XLVI (1gz6), 12. , VII ( x g q ) , 352. , VII, xxx. , XXXI (191I), I 63. He also supposes that the Phrygians ofGalatia had been completely Hellenized by the third century, for no Phrygian inscriptions have been found in Galatia.

XLVI (1gz6), 12. , VII ( x g q ) , 352. , VII, xxx. , XXXI (191I), I 63. He also supposes that the Phrygians ofGalatia had been completely Hellenized by the third century, for no Phrygian inscriptions have been found in Galatia. , VII, xiv, and in Anatolian Studies Presented to Sir William Mitchell Ramsay, p. 76, n. 4, he speaks of a fourth-century inscription from Phrygia, in Greek, which mentions the word Phrygia. R e postulates that this usage is indicative of the fact that the inhabitants of the area still felt themselves to be Phrygian.

Cedrenus, 11, 4 6 4 Aristakes, pp. 32-38. Grousset, Armenie, p. 580. Dolger, Regestert, I,, no. 873. la* Grousset, Armenie, p. 581. Cedrenus, 11, 557-559. Honigmann, Oslgrenze, pp. 168, 175. Matthew of Edessa, p. 78. ”’ 54 I EVE OF THE TURKISH CONQUEST Finally in 1064 Gagik-Abas of Kars received lands in Tzamandus, Larissa, Amaseia, and C ~ r n a n a Though . ~ ~ ~ large-scale emigrations are specifically mentioned in only two instances, it must be assumed that all these princes and nobles were accompanied by considerable numbers of followers.

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