Habrá que leerlo y opinar, no?
ed. Emecé, 1993 en español.
Walsh suggests that Ballard's fictionalised memoirs Empire of the Sun and The Kindness of Women acted very much as a form of self-therapy and helped him to come to terms with the traumas of his early life. "He became calmer. He exorcised a lot of his past with those books." What he never lost, however, was his profound distrust of society and "progress".