J R

Editorial: Dalkey Archive Press Fecha de lanzamiento: 2012-02-20
Puntos Necesarios: 5900


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Winner of the 1976 National Book Award, J R is a biting satire about the many ways in which capitalism twists the American spirit into something dangerous, yet pervasive and unassailable. At the center of the novel is a hilarious eleven year old-J R-who with boyish enthusiasm turns a few basic lessons in capitalist principles, coupled with a young boy's lack of conscience, into a massive and exploitative paper empire. The result is one of the funniest and most disturbing stories ever told about the corruption of the American dream.

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Tipo: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Colección: Dalkey Archive Press

Tipo: EPub

Páginas 752

ISBN: 9781564786975

Información adicional

Tipo: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Colección: Dalkey Archive Press

Tipo: EPub

Páginas 752

ISBN: 9781564786975

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