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Atlas shrugged

Author: Ayn Rand
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Signet, [1997?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 35th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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The story of a man who said he would stop the motor of the world--and did. This novel is the setting for the author's philosophy of objectivism.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Adventure fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ayn Rand
ISBN: 0451191145 9780451191144
OCLC Number: 38020476
Notes: "With a new introduction by Leonard Peikoff."
Description: 1075 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Non-contradiction: Theme --
Chain --
Top and the bottom --
Immovable movers --
Climax of the D'Anconias --
Non-commercial --
Exploiters and the exploited --
John Galt line --
Sacred and the profane --
Wyatt's torch --
Either-or: Man who belonged on earth --
Aristocracy of pull --
White blackmail --
Sanction of the victim --
Account overdrawn --
Miracle metal --
Moratorium on brains --
By our love --
Face without pain or fear of guilt --
Sign of the dollar --
A is A: Atlantis --
Utopia of greed --
Anti-greed --
Anti-life --
Their brothers' keepers --
Concerto of deliverance --
"This is John Galt speaking" --
Egoist --
Generator --
In the name of the best within us.
Responsibility: Ayn Rand.

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Presents a story that integrates ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, politics, economics, and sex. This novel presents a panorama of human life - from the productive genius who becomes a worthless  Read more...

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