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Point Omega

Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: London : Picador, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three unusual people--"defense intellectual" Richard Elster, who was involved in the management of the country's war machine; young documentary filmmaker Jim Finley, who is intent on documenting Elster's experience; and Elster's daughter Jessica, who behaves like an "otherworldly" woman from New York--train their binoculars on the desert landscape of California and build an odd, tender intimacy, something like a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 9780330512398 0330512390 9781439169957 1439169950 9781439169964 1439169969 9781439169971 1439169977 9781442300545 144230054X 9781442300552 1442300558
OCLC Number: 681706130
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Awards: Long-listed for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2012 (Ireland)
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Don DeLillo.

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An excoriating portrayal of loss and an unnerving post-Iraq discourse mark this brilliant novel of modern America.  Read more...

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Point Omega is a treat: the most satisfying and least cryptic of DeLillo's late novels. * Sunday Telegraph * Another formidable construction by a very distinctive writer. * Evening Standard * A Read more...

 
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