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I am Charlotte Simmons

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dupont University - the Olympian halls of learning housing the cream of America's youth, the roseate Gothic spires and manicured lawns suffused with tradition... Or so it appears to beautiful, brilliant Charlotte Simmons, a wide-eyed, bookish freshman from a strict, devout, poor and poorly educated family in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. But Charlotte soon learns, to her mounting dismay, that for the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 0099479028 9780099479024 0312424442 9780312424442
OCLC Number: 62760161
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2004.
Description: 676 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Tom Wolfe.

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A scandalous exploration of elite undergraduate life from the author of The Bonfire of the VanitiesDupont University: the Olympian halls of learning housing the cream of America's youth, the roseate  Read more...

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"A firecracker of a novel... A pyrotechnic delight just as dazzling as The Bonfire of the Vanities" * Sunday Express * "Brilliant... Not just a rollicking comedy of campus misbehaviour but a Read more...

 
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