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The first man

Author: Albert Camus; David Hapgood
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fictionalized autobiography, covering his youth in Algeria. It is filled with details of the white working class to which he belonged and there is the undercurrent of a boy's search for a father figure, his own killed in World War I. He describes the intervention of a school teacher who obtained for him a scholarship, first step on the road to the 1957 Nobel Prize for literature.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960.
First man.
New York : Knopf, 1995
(OCoLC)603849811
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Camus; David Hapgood
ISBN: 0679439374 9780679439370
OCLC Number: 31938033
Description: viii, 325 p. ; 19 cm.
Other Titles: Premier homme.
Responsibility: by Albert Camus ; translated from the French by David Hapgood.
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A fictionalized autobiography, covering his youth in Algeria. It is filled with details of the white working class to which he belonged and there is the undercurrent of a boy's search for a father figure, his own killed in World War I. He describes the intervention of a school teacher who obtained for him a scholarship, first step on the road to the 1957 Nobel Prize for literature.

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