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American pastoral

Author: Philip Roth
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tragic impact of the Vietnam War on a relationship between father and daughter. The father is an upstanding individual who believes in the American Dream, but his daughter has a different dream, to get America out of Vietnam and she kills innocent people to achieve it. For the father it is the end of the world, he has lost his daughter. By the author of Sabbath's Theater.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Pastoral fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roth, Philip.
American pastoral.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1997
(OCoLC)606130416
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Roth
ISBN: 0395860210 9780395860212
OCLC Number: 35969314
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1998.
Description: 423 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Philip Roth.
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The tragic impact of the Vietnam War on a relationship between father and daughter. The father is an upstanding individual who believes in the American Dream, but his daughter has a different dream, to get America out of Vietnam and she kills innocent people to achieve it. For the father it is the end of the world, he has lost his daughter. By the author of Sabbath's Theater.

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