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Libra : with a new introduction by the author

Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The scheme of two disgruntled CIA agents to stage an unsuccessful attempt on the life of President Kennedy and link it to Cuba backfires when the erratic Lee Harvey Oswald goes too far.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Lee Harvey Oswald; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; Lee Harvey Oswald
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 0140156046 9780140156041
OCLC Number: 77709991
Description: xii, 456 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Don DeLillo.
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The scheme of two disgruntled CIA agents to stage an unsuccessful attempt on the life of President Kennedy and link it to Cuba backfires when the erratic Lee Harvey Oswald goes too far.  Read more...

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"Extraordinary intensity...unforgiving thoroughness...DeLillo has created a thriller of the most profound sort...<b>Libra</b> is electrifying, a book alive with suggestion." --<b>Chicago Tribune Read more...

 
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