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The bonfire of the vanities

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Picador edView all editions and formats
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Sherman McCoy, a young investment banker in Manhattan, finds himself arrested following a freak accident and becomes involved with prosecutors, politicians, the press, and assorted hustlers.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Legal stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 0312427573 9780312427573
OCLC Number: 213470814
Description: xiv, 685 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Tom Wolfe.

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Sherman McCoy, a young investment banker in Manhattan, finds himself arrested following a freak accident and becomes involved with prosecutors, politicians, the press, and assorted hustlers.

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