The Resource A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe

A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe

Label
A man in full : a novel
Title
A man in full
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tom Wolfe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A satire on America featuring a capitalist trying to avoid ruin. The hero is Charlie Croker of Atlanta whose plantation and skyscraper face repossession by banks for non-repayment of a loan. One way out might be to request leniency in return for hushing up a rape
Title
A man in full
Creator
Summary
Charles Croker, a middle-aged, egotistical former college football star turned tycoon, finds his life turned upside down and the delicate racial balance of Atlanta threatened when star running back Fareek Fanon, a product of the city's slums, is accused of raping an Atlanta aristocrat's daughter
Subject
Genre
Story line
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Award/Notable book
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
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063253
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.O526
LC item number
M26 1998
Literary form
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by David Ogden Stiers
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Tom Wolfe
A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe
Label
A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Lay of the Land
  • The Superfluous Woman
  • The Red Dog
  • This Is--Not Right!
  • The Breeding Barn
  • The Arrest
  • God's Cosmic Joke
  • The Rubber Room
  • Gotcha Back
  • Epictetus Comes to Da House
  • Prologue: Cap'm Charlie
  • The Aha! Phenomenon
  • The Trial
  • Mai's Army
  • The Real Buckhead
  • Chambodia
  • The Deal
  • Gridiron Heroes
  • Starring Darwell Scruggs
  • Holding Hands
  • The Screen
  • Chocolate Meca
  • The Spark of Zeus
  • Epictetus in Buckhead
  • The Bull and the Lion
  • Roger Black
  • The Manager
  • Epilogue: A Man of the World
  • The Saddlebags
  • Turpmtine
  • Beige Half Brothers
  • The Suicidal Freezer Unit
  • In the Lair of the Lust
  • Hello Out There, 7-Eleven Land
Control code
84595
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
742 pages
Isbn
9780374270322
Lccn
98029842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39339625
  • (OCoLC)39339625

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