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Rabbit at rest

Author: John Updike
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
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"Ex-basketball player Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom has acquired heart trouble, a Florida condo and a second grandchild. His son, Nelson, is behaving erratically and his wife, Janice, decides in mid-life to become a working girl. As, through the winter, spring and summer of 1989, Reagan's debt-ridden, AIDS-plagued America yields to that of George Bush, Rabbit explores the bleak terrain of late middle age, looking for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Updike, John.
Rabbit at rest.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1990
(OCoLC)692607601
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Updike
ISBN: 0394588150 9780394588155 0394589521 9780394589527 039458936X 9780394589367
OCLC Number: 54047366
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1991.
Description: 512 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: John Updike.

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"Ex-basketball player Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom has acquired heart trouble, a Florida condo and a second grandchild. His son, Nelson, is behaving erratically and his wife, Janice, decides in mid-life to become a working girl. As, through the winter, spring and summer of 1989, Reagan's debt-ridden, AIDS-plagued America yields to that of George Bush, Rabbit explores the bleak terrain of late middle age, looking for reasons to live."

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