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Libra

Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1991
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The scheme of two disgruntled CIA agents to stage an unsuccessful attempt on the life of President Kennedy and link it to Cuba backfires when the erratic Lee Harvey Oswald goes too far.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: John F Kennedy; Lee Harvey Oswald
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 0670823171 9780670823178 0140156046 9780140156041
OCLC Number: 472530389
Description: 456 s
Responsibility: Don DeLillo

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"Extraordinary intensity...unforgiving thoroughness...DeLillo has created a thriller of the most profound sort...Libra is electrifying, a book alive with suggestion." --Chicago Tribune"Libra operates Read more...

 
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