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Mao II

Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1992, ©1991.
Series: Contemporary American fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One of the most ironic, intelligent, grimly funny voices to comment on life in present-day America" (The New York Times), Don DeLillo presents an extraordinary new novel about novelists and terrorists, the mass mind and the arch individualist. A love triangle that moves from New York to London to Beirut, Mao II tells an intimate story of faith, longing and redemption.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Belletristische Darstellung
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 0140152741 9780140152746 0670839043 9780670839049
OCLC Number: 25650533
Awards: Winner of the Pen/Faulkner Award.
Description: 241 pages ; 22 cm
Series Title: Contemporary American fiction.
Responsibility: Don DeLillo.

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Written by the author of "Libra", which won the Aer Lingus International Fiction Prize, this novel is about words and images, novelists and terrorists. It is haunted by the intermingled spirits of  Read more...

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"Disturbing, provocative and darkly comic, Mao II reads, at once, as a sociological meditation on the perils of contemporary society, and as a kind of new-wave thriller" -- Michiko Kakutani New York Read more...

 
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