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Author: Ray Bradbury; Jennifer Christiansen; Moline Public Library (Ill.)
Publisher: Moline, IL : Moline Public Library, 2008.
Series: Novel Conversation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fireman Guy Montag is a fireman whose job it is to start fires. And he loves to rush to a fire and watch books burn, along with the houses in which they were hidden. Then he meets a seventeen-year old girl who tells him of a past when people were not afraid, and a professor who tells him of a future where people can think. And Guy Montag knows what he has to do ...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury; Jennifer Christiansen; Moline Public Library (Ill.)
ISBN: 0345342968 9780345342966
OCLC Number: 300002416
Notes: Book: Fahrenheit 451 : the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns -- / by Ray Bradbury. 50th anniversary ed. New York : Ballantine Books, 1991 c1953. 190 p. ; 18 cm.
Features an interview with the author.
Description: 10 books, discussion guide ; in plastic container 15 x 39 x 24.
Contents: The hearth and the salamander --
The sieve and the sand --
Burning bright --
afterword --
coda.
Series Title: Novel Conversation.
Responsibility: [compiled by Jennifer Christiansen].

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Fireman Guy Montag is a fireman whose job it is to start fires. And he loves to rush to a fire and watch books burn, along with the houses in which they were hidden. Then he meets a seventeen-year old girl who tells him of a past when people were not afraid, and a professor who tells him of a future where people can think. And Guy Montag knows what he has to do ...

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