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The devil problem and other true stories

Author: David Remnick
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Devil Problem and Other True Stories is David Remnick's first book since his Pulitzer Prize-winning Lenin's Tomb. While Remnick has continued to visit and report on Russia, he has also written on a wide variety of subjects for the New Yorker, from politics to opera. This work collects the best of these pieces.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Remnick, David.
Devil problem and other true stories.
New York : Random House, c1996
(OCoLC)654600227
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Remnick
ISBN: 0679452559 9780679452553
OCLC Number: 34473702
Description: xiv, 404 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Winter on the mountain (Gary Hart) --
The situationist (Marion Berry) --
Negative capability (Mario Cuomo) --
Belfast confetti (Gerry Adams) --
Unforgiven (Alger Hiss) --
The September song of Mr. October (Reggie Jackson) --
Hamlet in Hollywood --
The devil problem (Elaine Pagels) --
Perfect pitch (Joseph Brodsky) --
Visible man (Ralph Ellison) --
Dr. Wilson's neighborhood (William Julius Wilson) --
A father and his son (Kenzaburo and Hikari Oe) --
"I'm back" (Michael Jordan) --
Raging bull (Dennis Rodman) --
Last of the red hots (Ben Bradlee) --
Good news is no news (USA today) --
News in a dying language (the Forward) --
The last gentleman (Murray Kempton)
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The Devil Problem and Other True Stories is David Remnick's first book since his Pulitzer Prize-winning Lenin's Tomb. While Remnick has continued to visit and report on Russia, he has also written on a wide variety of subjects for the New Yorker, from politics to opera. This work collects the best of these pieces.

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