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The bomb and the general

Author: Umberto Eco; Eugenio Carmi; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A bad general who wishes to start a war with atomic bombs is foiled and reduced to the humiliating status of a doorman, an occupation in which he can use his uniform decorated with golden braids.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eco, Umberto.
Bomb and the general.
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1989
(OCoLC)760353871
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Umberto Eco; Eugenio Carmi; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0152097007 9780152097004
OCLC Number: 18167199
Notes: Translation of Eco's text: La bomba e il generale; illustrated by Carmi.
Description: 39 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Bomba e il generale.
Responsibility: Umberto Eco & Eugenio Carmi ; translated by William Weaver.

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A bad general who wishes to start a war with atomic bombs is foiled and reduced to the humiliating status of a doorman, an occupation in which he can use his uniform decorated with golden braids.

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