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A man without a country
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New York : Seven Stories Press, c2005.
Physical Desc:
ix, 146 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Fair Oaks
813 V947m 2005
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813 V947m 2005
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813 V947m 2005
Description
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “For all those who have lived with Vonnegut in their imaginations . . . this is what he is like in person.”USA Today
In a volume that is penetrating, introspective, incisive, and laugh-out-loud funny, one of the great men of letters of this age–or any age–holds forth on life, art, sex, politics, and the state of America’s soul. From his coming of age in America, to his formative war experiences, to his life as an artist, this is Vonnegut doing what he does best: Being himself. Whimsically illustrated by the author, A Man Without a Country is intimate, tender, and brimming with the scope of Kurt Vonnegut’s passions.
Praise for A Man Without a Country
“[This] may be as close as Vonnegut ever comes to a memoir.”Los Angeles Times

“Like [that of] his literary ancestor Mark Twain, [Kurt Vonnegut’s] crankiness is good-humored and sharp-witted. . . . [Reading A Man Without a Country is] like sitting down on the couch for a long chat with an old friend.”–The New York Times Book Review

“Filled with [Vonnegut’s] usual contradictory mix of joy and sorrow, hope and despair, humor and gravity.”Chicago Tribune
“Fans will linger on every word . . . as once again [Vonnegut] captures the complexity of the human condition with stunning calligraphic simplicity.”The Australian
“Thank God, Kurt Vonnegut has broken his promise that he will never write another book. In this wondrous assemblage of mini-memoirs, we discover his family’s legacy and his obstinate, unfashionable humanism.”–Studs Terkel
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Edition:
Seven Stories Press 1st ed.
Language:
English
ISBN:
158322713X (hardcover : alk. paper) :
UPC:
9781583227138
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APA Citation (style guide)

Vonnegut, K., & Simon, D. (2005). A man without a country. Seven Stories Press 1st ed. New York: Seven Stories Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Vonnegut, Kurt and Daniel Simon. 2005. A Man Without a Country. New York: Seven Stories Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Vonnegut, Kurt and Daniel Simon, A Man Without a Country. New York: Seven Stories Press, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Vonnegut, Kurt., and Daniel Simon. A Man Without a Country. Seven Stories Press 1st ed. New York: Seven Stories Press, 2005. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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