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A man in full : a novel

Author: Tom Wolfe
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
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A satire on America featuring a capitalist trying to avoid ruin. The hero is Charlie Croker of Atlanta whose plantation and skyscraper face repossession by banks for non-repayment of a loan. One way out might be to request leniency in return for hushing up a rape.
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Genre/Form: Legal stories
Legal fiction (Literature)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 0374270325 9780374270322 0553381334 9780553381337 0553580930 9780553580938
OCLC Number: 39339625
Performer(s): Read by David Ogden Stiers.
Description: 742 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue: Cap'm Charlie --
Chocolate Meca --
The Saddlebags --
Turpmtine --
Beige Half Brothers --
The Suicidal Freezer Unit --
In the Lair of the Lust --
Hello Out There, 7-Eleven Land --
The Lay of the Land --
The Superfluous Woman --
The Red Dog --
This Is--Not Right! --
The Breeding Barn --
The Arrest --
God's Cosmic Joke --
The Rubber Room --
Gotcha Back --
Epictetus Comes to Da House --
The Aha! Phenomenon --
The Trial --
Mai's Army --
The Real Buckhead --
Chambodia --
The Deal --
Gridiron Heroes --
Starring Darwell Scruggs --
Holding Hands --
The Screen --
The Spark of Zeus --
Epictetus in Buckhead --
The Bull and the Lion --
Roger Black --
The Manager --
Epilogue: A Man of the World.
Responsibility: Tom Wolfe.
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A satire on America featuring a capitalist trying to avoid ruin. The hero is Charlie Croker of Atlanta whose plantation and skyscraper face repossession by banks for non-repayment of a loan. One way out might be to request leniency in return for hushing up a rape.

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