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Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1988. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fictional speculation of the events leading up to the assassination of John F. Kennedy by Lee Harvey Oswald.
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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
DeLillo, Don.
Libra.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1988
(OCoLC)571079450
Named Person: Lee Harvey Oswald; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; Lee Harvey Oswald; John F Kennedy; John F Kennedy; Lee Harvey Oswald; John F Kennedy; Lee Harvey Oswald; John F Kennedy
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 0670823171 9780670823178 0140156046 9780140156041
OCLC Number: 17510108
Description: 456 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Don DeLillo.

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A reconstruction of the events leading up to John Kennedy's assassination. The antihero of the book is, of course, Lee Harvey Oswald, who is as hauntingly real in this novel as he was elusive to us  Read more...

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

 
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