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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Debolsillo
Publication date October 30, 2007
Pages 574
Binding Paperback
Edition Italian edition
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9788483464595
ISBN-10 8483464594
Dimensions 1.25 by 5 by 7.50 in.
Weight 0.92 lbs.
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Original list price $13.95
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:
With 1919, the second volume of his U.S.A. trilogy, John Dos Passos continues his "vigorous and sweeping panorama of twentieth-century America" (Forum), lauded on publication of the first volume not only for its scope, but also for its groundbreaking style. Again, employing a host of experimental devices that would inspire a whole new generation of writers to follow, Dos Passos captures the many textures, flavors, and background noises of modern life with a cinematic touch and unparalleled nerve.

1919 opens to find America and the world at war, and Dos Passos's characters, many of whom we met in the first volume, are thrown into the snarl. We follow the daughter of a Chicago minister, a wide-eyed Texas girl, a young poet, a radical Jew, and we glimpse Woodrow Wilson, Theodore Roosevelt, and the Unknown Soldier.

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Italian edition edition from Debolsillo (October 30, 2007)
9788483464595 | details & prices | 574 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.92 lbs | List price $13.95
This edition also contains 1919, 1919
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1 edition from Mariner Books (May 25, 2000)
9780618056828 | details & prices | 380 pages | 5.75 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $13.00
Unabridged edition from Univ Pub House (January 1, 1997)
9781570020247 | details & prices | List price $14.95
About: With 1919, the second volume of his U.
With John S. C. Abbott | from New Amer Library (January 1, 1969)

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