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The amazing adventures of Kavalier & Clay : a novel

Author: Michael Chabon
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In New York City 1939, Joe Kavalier, a young artist who has just smuggled himself out of Nazi-occupied Prague, and his cousin, Brooklyn's own Sammy Clay, collaborate to create comic-book superheroes inspired by their own fantasies, fears, and dreams.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Humorous stories
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Chabon
ISBN: 0679450041 9780679450047 0312282990 9780312282998
OCLC Number: 234094822
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize Fiction Category 2001
Description: 659 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The escape artist --
A couple of boy geniuses --
The funny-book war --
The golden age --
Radioman --
The league of the golden key
Responsibility: Michael Chabon.

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In New York City 1939, Joe Kavalier, a young artist who has just smuggled himself out of Nazi-occupied Prague, and his cousin, Brooklyn's own Sammy Clay, collaborate to create comic-book superheroes inspired by their own fantasies, fears, and dreams.

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