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The stranger

Author: Albert Camus; Stuart Gilbert
Publisher: New York, A. Knopf, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a young Algerian named Meursault kills a man, his subsequent imprisonment and trial are puzzling and absurd. The apparently amoral Meursault--who puts little stock in ideas like love and God--seems to be on trial less for his murderous actions, and more for what the authorities believe is his deficient character.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Adventure fiction
Philosophical fiction
Novels
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Camus; Stuart Gilbert
ISBN: 0394447484 9780394447483
OCLC Number: 1359240
Notes: Translation of L'Étranger.
Description: 154 pages 19 cm
Other Titles: Étranger.
Responsibility: by Albert Camus ; translated from the French by Stuart Gilbert.

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When a young Algerian named Meursault kills a man, his subsequent imprisonment and trial are puzzling and absurd. The apparently amoral Meursault--who puts little stock in ideas like love and God--seems to be on trial less for his murderous actions, and more for what the authorities believe is his deficient character.

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