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The Dean's December (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)

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Albert Corde, dean of a Chicago college, is unprepared for the violent response to his expose of city corruption. Accused of betraying his city, as well as being a racist, he journeys to Bucharest, where his mother-in-law lies dying, only to find corruption rife in the Communist capital. Switching back and forth between the two cities, The Dean's December represents Bellow's "most spirited resistance to the forces of our time" (Malcolm Bradbury).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140189131
Author:
Bellow, Saul
Publisher:
Penguin Classics
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
Chicago
Subject:
Americans
Subject:
Social problems
Subject:
Political fiction
Subject:
Mothers-in-law
Subject:
Domestic fiction
Subject:
Deans (Education)
Subject:
College stories.
Subject:
Deans
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin
Series Volume:
4
Publication Date:
19980501
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
7.76x5.04x.79 in. .60 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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