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Catch-22
Language: en
Pages: 524
Authors: Joseph Heller
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-05 - Publisher:

A fiftieth anniversary edition of Catch-22, one of the twentieth century's most revered novels.
Catch-22
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Joseph Heller
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-26 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

This fiftieth-anniversary edition commemorates Joseph Heller’s masterpiece with a new introduction; critical essays and reviews by Norman Mailer, Alfred Kazin, Anthony Burgess, and others; rare papers and photos; and much more. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read. Soon to be a Hulu limited
Reading 'Catch-22'
Language: en
Pages: 88
Authors: Paul McDonald
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: Humanities-Ebooks

Comic novelist and critic, Paul McDonald, provides an accessible, revealing guide to Joseph Heller’s seminal anti-war novel, Catch-22. In order to help readers deepen their understanding of this perplexing comedy, McDonald succinctly contextualises it both in relation to the author’s life, and key developments in modern American literature. The book
Mike Nichols and the Cinema of Transformation
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: J.W. Whitehead
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-27 - Publisher: McFarland

Mike Nichols burst onto the American cultural scene in the late 1950s as one half of the comic cabaret team of Nichols and May. He became a Broadway directing sensation, then moved on to Hollywood, where his first two films--Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) and The Graduate (1967)--earned a
Imagining a Great Republic
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Thomas E. Cronin
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-10 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

In the first comprehensive reading of dozens of American literary and social culture classics, Tom Cronin, one of America’s most astute students of the American political tradition, tells the story of the American political experiment through the eyes of forty major novelists, from Harriet Beecher Stowe to Hunter S. Thompson.