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Atlas shrugged
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Published:
New York, Random House, [1957].
Physical Desc:
1168 pages 23 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 8.2 - AR Pts: 102
Lexile measure:
990L
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Description

This is the story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world, and did. Is he a destroyer or a liberator? Why does he have to fight his battle not against his enemies but against those who need him most? Why does he fight his hardest battle against the woman he loves? The answers to these questions become clear when the reason behind the baffling events that play havoc with the lives of the amazing men and women in this remarkable book is uncovered . Tremendous in scope, breathtaking in its suspense, "Atlas shrugged" is Ayn Rand's magnum opus, and a premier moral apologia for Capitalism.

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English
Accelerated Reader:
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Level 8.2, 102 Points
Lexile measure:
990

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This is the story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world, and did. Is he a destroyer or a liberator? Why does he have to fight his battle not against his enemies but against those who need him most? Why does he fight his hardest battle against the woman he loves? The answers to these questions become clear when the reason behind the baffling events that play havoc with the lives of the amazing men and women in this remarkable book is uncovered . Tremendous in scope, breathtaking in its suspense, "Atlas shrugged" is Ayn Rand's magnum opus, and a premier moral apologia for Capitalism.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rand, A. (1957). Atlas shrugged. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rand, Ayn. 1957. Atlas Shrugged. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rand, Ayn, Atlas Shrugged. New York: Random House, 1957.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rand, Ayn. Atlas Shrugged. New York: Random House, 1957. 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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