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Fahrenheit 451 : and related readings

Author: Ray Bradbury; Walter Van Tilburg Clark; Bernard Malamud; Sylvia Townsend Warner; McDougal Littell.
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : McDougal Littell, ©1998.
Series: Literature connections.; Literature connections sourcebook.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Bradbury classic about a future crisis in intellectual freedom and book burning. Fahrenheit 451 is the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Fiction
Juvenile works
Science fiction
Satire
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Ray Bradbury
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury; Walter Van Tilburg Clark; Bernard Malamud; Sylvia Townsend Warner; McDougal Littell.
ISBN: 0395878063 9780395878064 0395878071 9780395878071
OCLC Number: 39753010
Description: 216 pages ; 23 cm + 1 sourcebook (62 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm).
Contents: Fahrenheit 451 / novel by Ray Bradbury --
Afterword to the novel / Ray Bradbury --
The portable phonograph / short story by Walter Van Tilburg Clark --
"You have insulted me" / letter by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.--
Burning a book / poem by / William Stafford --
A summer's reading: What is the point of reading? / short story by Bernard Malamud --
The Paterson Public Library / memoir by Judith Ortiz Cofer --
The phoenix / short story by Sylvia Townsend Warner.
Series Title: Literature connections.; Literature connections sourcebook.
Other Titles: Fahrenheit four-fifty-one
Fahrenheit four hundred and fifty-one
Responsibility: Ray Bradbury [and others].

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