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The executioner's song

Author: Norman Mailer
Publisher: New York : Warner Books, 1980, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In what is arguably his greatest book--written in 1979 and reissued here in trade paperback--America's most heroically ambitious writer follows the short, blighted career of Gary Gilmore, an intractably violent product of America's prisons who---after robbing two men and killing them in cold blood--insisted on dying for his crime.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Gary Gilmore; Gary Gilmore; Gary Gilmore
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Mailer
ISBN: 0446805580 : 9780446805582
OCLC Number: 6834195
Description: 1024 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Norman Mailer.

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In what is arguably his greatest book--written in 1979 and reissued here in trade paperback--America's most heroically ambitious writer follows the short, blighted career of Gary Gilmore, an intractably violent product of America's prisons who---after robbing two men and killing them in cold blood--insisted on dying for his crime.

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