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The second American revolution and other essays (1976-1982) / Gore Vidal.


1st ed.. New York : Random House, [1982] .
ISBN 0394522656, 9780394522654

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Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Authors -- 20th century.
Authors.
Kultur.
Literatur.
USA.
Description 278 pages ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Also issued online.
Summary This collection of essays includes Vidal's noted pieces on Theodore Roosevelt, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edmund Wilson, and on the need for a new constitutional convention and ranges across a wide spectrum of social, political, and literary matters.
Contents F. Scott Fitzgerald's case -- Edmund Wilson: this critic and this gin and these shoes -- Christopher Isherwood's kind -- On prettiness -- The Oz books -- Lessing's science fiction -- Sciascia's Italy -- V.S. Pritchett as "critic" -- Thomas Love Peacock" the novel of ideas -- Who makes the movies? -- Sex is politics -- Pink triangle and yellow star -- How to find God and make money -- Rich kids -- Theodore Roosevelt: an American sissy -- The State of the Union revisited (1980) -- The real two-party system -- The second American revolution -- A note on Abraham Lincoln.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8110345
(OCoLC)ocm08110345
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WorldCat Identities Vidal, Gore, 1925-2012.
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