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The pale king

Author: David Foster Wallace; Robert Petkoff
Publisher: [North Kingstown, R.I.] : AudioGO, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Partially written before his death, author David Foster Wallace presents a fictitious version of himself as the protagonist in his final novel. When Wallace arrives for training at the IRS Regional Examination Center in Peoria, Illinois, everything appears normal. However, as Wallace quickly learns, normal just isn't the case. From the bizarre boredom-survival training to the wild personalities among his co-workers,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Fiction
Fictional autobiographies
Autobiographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Hard copy version:
Wallace, David Foster.
Pale king.
New York : Hachette Audio, 2011
(OCoLC)710899643
Named Person: David Foster Wallace; David Foster Wallace
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David Foster Wallace; Robert Petkoff
ISBN: 9781609417338 160941733X
OCLC Number: 720699028
Notes: Unabridged.
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Cast: Read by Robert Petkoff.
Description: 1 sound file : digital, wma file
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 277230 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: David Foster Wallace.

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Partially written before his death, author David Foster Wallace presents a fictitious version of himself as the protagonist in his final novel. When Wallace arrives for training at the IRS Regional Examination Center in Peoria, Illinois, everything appears normal. However, as Wallace quickly learns, normal just isn't the case. From the bizarre boredom-survival training to the wild personalities among his co-workers, Wallace is convinced the IRS is determined to dehumanize and humiliate him.

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