Waterland Summary
Graham Swift

Everything you need to understand or teach Waterland by Graham Swift.

  • Waterland Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Student Essay
  • 3 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more
  • 30 Waterland Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Waterland Summary

British novelist Graham Swift's Waterland (London, 1983; New York, 1984) is a complex tale set in eastern England's low-lying fens region. It is narrated by Tom Crick, a middle-aged history teacher. Tom is facing a personal crisis, since he is about to be laid off from his job and his wife has been admitted to a mental hospital. He is a man who is keenly interested in ideas about the nature and purpose of history...

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Study Pack

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Waterland Study Guide

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