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Sacred Hunger

(1992)
(The first book in the Sacred Hunger series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel
Through the story of an 18th century slave ship, this novel explores moral choices, the corruptions of greed and material gain, and men's behaviour "in extremis". It also articulates current concerns of corruption and distress. The author was awarded the 1992 Booker Prize for this novel.

Genre: Historical
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Hardback Editions

October 2007 : UK Hardback

Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 1-906100-00-4 / 978-1-906100-00-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oak Tree Press
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June 1992 : USA Hardback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-385-26530-1 / 978-0-385-26530-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
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February 1992 : UK Hardback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-241-13003-4 / 978-0-241-13003-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
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Paperback Editions

August 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-525-43411-9 / 978-0-525-43411-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
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February 1993 : UK Paperback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-14-011993-0 / 978-0-14-011993-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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March 1999 : UK Paperback

Title: Sacred Hunger Tie In
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-14-024235-X / 978-0-14-024235-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin UK
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November 1993 : USA Paperback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-393-31114-7 / 978-0-393-31114-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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November 1992 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-14-017991-7 / 978-0-14-017991-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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February 1992 : UK Paperback
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-241-13282-7 / 978-0-241-13282-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
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Audio Editions

August 2018 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 1-72132-095-4 / 978-1-72132-095-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone on Brilliance Audio
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August 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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April 2012 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 0-7927-8662-9 / 978-0-7927-8662-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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February 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
Publisher: Audible Studios
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February 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
Publisher: Audible Studios
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2012 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Sacred Hunger: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
ISBN: 1-4458-9037-2 / 978-1-4458-9037-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: AudioGO
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Kindle Editions

October 2012 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
Publisher: Penguin
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January 2012 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Sacred Hunger
Author(s): Barry Unsworth
Publisher: Anchor
Availability: Amazon