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Birds of America

Author: Mary McCarthy
Publisher: New York, [New York] : Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, [1971]. ©1971
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In 1964, a young man arrives in France to do his junior year at the Sorbonne. Although he endeavors to live his daily student life according to the laws of harmony and inner consistency, what results is disaster upon disaster and frustrated clashes with the establishment, as he becomes an unwilling witness to the changes in society and its values and to the decline in the quality of life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McCarthy, Mary, 1912-1989.
Birds of America.
New York, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich [1971]
(OCoLC)563169419
Online version:
McCarthy, Mary, 1912-1989.
Birds of America.
New York, Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich [1971]
(OCoLC)575311014
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary McCarthy
ISBN: 0151127700 9780151127702
OCLC Number: 142798
Description: 344 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Mary McCarthy.

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In 1964, a young man arrives in France to do his junior year at the Sorbonne. Although he endeavors to live his daily student life according to the laws of harmony and inner consistency, what results is disaster upon disaster and frustrated clashes with the establishment, as he becomes an unwilling witness to the changes in society and its values and to the decline in the quality of life.

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