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Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York : Bloom's Literary Criticism, ©2008.
Series: Bloom's modern critical interpretations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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A story of fireman Guy Montag, a professional book burner, that deals with the incendiary issue of censorship. It features a bibliography and notes on the essay contributors, as well as an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Ray Bradbury; Ray Bradbury
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 1604131446 9781604131444
OCLC Number: 605226882
Description: vii, 133 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mass degradation of humanity and massive contradictions in Bradbury's vision of America in Fahrenheit 451 / Jack Zipes --
Fahrenheit 451 / David Mogen --
Homage to Melville: Ray Bradbury and the nineteenth-century American romance / Steven E. Kagle --
The post-apocalyptic library: oral and literate culture in Fahrenheit 451 and A canticle for Leibowitz / Susan Spencer --
Bradbury and Atwood: exile as rational decision / Diane S. Wood --
Burning bright / Ray Bradbury --
"To build a mirror factory": the mirror and self-examination in Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 / Rafeeq O. McGiveron --
Fahrenheit 451 (1953) / Robin Anne Reid --
Spelunking with Ray Bradbury: the allegory of the cave in Fahrenheit 451 / George E. Connor --
The simulacrum of carnival: Fahrenheit 451 / Jonathan R. Eller and William F. Tuoponce.
Series Title: Bloom's modern critical interpretations.
Other Titles: Fahrenheit 451
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

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