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Fahrenheit 451

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, [1987, ©1982]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Guy Montag enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs nor the joy of watching pages consumed by flames ... never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of past when people were not afraid. Then he met a professor who told him of a future in which people could think ... and Guy Mantag suddenly realized what he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury
ISBN: 0345342968 9780345342966 0345410017 9781451673319 1451673310 9780345410016
OCLC Number: 16768306
Notes: "A Del Rey book."
"Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
With an Author's afterword.
Description: 179 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Ray Bradbury.

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Guy Montag enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs nor the joy of watching pages consumed by flames ... never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of past when people were not afraid. Then he met a professor who told him of a future in which people could think ... and Guy Mantag suddenly realized what he had to do! From back of book cover.

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