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Closing time : a novel

Author: Joseph Heller
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A sequel to Catch-22, the 1961 humorous bestseller about a group of American airmen during World War II. The novel follows many of the same characters in their current escapades--mainly to do with selling defense equipment to the Pentagon. In addition, there are their views on the decline of America.
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Genre/Form: Black humor (Literature)
Humorous fiction
Satire
Psychological fiction
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Limitation statements (Publishing)
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heller, Joseph.
Closing time.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1994
(OCoLC)624420830
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Heller
ISBN: 0671746049 9780671746049 0671719076 9780671719074 0684804506 9780684804507
OCLC Number: 30544119
Notes: Sequel to: Catch-22. 1961.
Description: 464 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Joseph Heller.

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The sequel to the classic novel that came to symbolize the absurdity of war takes on politics, the greed of business, and the decline of society and brings back most of the original major characters  Read more...

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Christopher Buckley <i>The New Yorker</i> A summing up by one of the last of the great writers of the Second World War generation...we can celebrate <i>Catch-22' Read more...

 
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