The Big Money
THE BIG MONEY completes John Dos Passos's three-volume "fable of America's materialistic success and moral decline" (American Heritage) and marks the end of "one of the most ambitious projects that an American novelist has ever undertaken" (Time). Here we come back to America after the war and find a nation on the upswing. Industrialism booms. The stock market surges. Lindbergh takes his solo flight. Henry Ford makes automobiles. From New York to Hollywood, love affairs to business deals, it is a country taking the turns too fast, speeding toward the crash of 1929.
Ultimately, whether the novels are read together or separately, they paint a sweeping portrait of collective America and showcase the brilliance and bravery of one of its most enduring and admired writers.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: The Big Money (The USA Trilogy #3)User Review - Olga - Goodreads
Strangely, but halfway through the novel it struck me that Dos Passos was against marriage, somehow after that I couldn't get properly concentrated on the hardships of classes. Funny me. Read full review
Review: The Big Money (The USA Trilogy #3)User Review - Damien Riley - Goodreads
Perfect in what it is: a newsreel and description of life in a cross section of history. Read full review
Yankee Doodle that melodee
Twarnt for powder and for storebought hair
these are the men for whom the rabid
i truly the Steel Corporation
Jack o Diamonds Jack o Diamonds
Dont blame it all on Broadway
The sunshine drifted from our alley
his first move was to board a fast train
NEWSREEL Lvn the psychic removed all clothing
i In my dreams it always seems
the stranger first coming to Detroit
Was Celine to blame?
High high high up in the hills
STARS PORTEND EVIL
NEWSREEL Lxiu but a few minutes later this false land
The Camera Eye 45 the narrow yellow room teems with talk
The Camera Eye 46 walk the streets and walk the streets
assembled to a service for the dear departed
NEWSREEL LIU Bye bye blackbird
there was nothing significant about
THRONGS IN STREETS
WEIRD FISH DRAWN FROM SARGASSO SEA
HOLMES DENIES STAY
RICHARD ELLSWORTH SAVAGE
WALL STREET STUNNED
Other editions - View all
usa trilogy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thus, some critics have pointed out connections between the fictional character Mary French in The Big Money and journalist Mary Heaton Vorse, calling into ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ U.S.A._trilogy
The Big Money Study Guide by John Dos Passos
The Big Money Study Guide by John Dos Passos. The Big Money study guide, including 13 pages of chapter summaries, essays, quotes, and more.
usa: A. The 42nd Parallel; B. Nineteen Nineteen; C. The Big Money ...
USA: A. The 42nd Parallel; B. Nineteen Nineteen; C. The Big Money.
www.questia.com/ library/ book/ u-s-a-a-the-42nd-parallel;-b-nineteen-nineteen;-c-the-big-money-by-john-dos-passos.jsp
man with a camera eye: Cinematic form and Hollywood Malediction in ...
Finally, I will turn to Dos Passos's critique of Hollywood in The Big Money, and focus on the capitalist appropriation of cinematic developments in the ...
findarticles.com/ p/ articles/ mi_qa3768/ is_199901/ ai_n8847536
Literatura y lingüística - Narrative Techniques in Steinbeck's <I ...
and Dos Passos' The Big Money. Kenton Dunbar University of Atacama. Resumen ..... The Big Money, New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1933. Effendi, Shoghi. ...
Slate Preparing "The Big Money" Business Site | webpronews
Then again, The Big Money will be entering a pretty crowded market. A Jossip article states, "Business needs another website like Ryan Seacrest needs ...
www.webpronews.com/ topnews/ 2008/ 03/ 18/ slate-preparing-the-big-money-business-site
The Big Money Summary / Study Guide
The Big Money Summary / Study Guide. ... Like the rest of the usa trilogy, The Big Money reminds one of Balzac or Tolstoi in its breadth of diverse yet ...
Radical Responses to the Great Depression - Radical Novels
The Big Money. John Dos Passos, New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1936 ... The Big Money (1936), of which we show the first edition, portrayed characters ...
www.lib.umich.edu/ spec-coll/ radicaldepression/ work_page_612.html
Free Book Notes.com - The Big Money by John Dos Passos (Free Cliff ...
free cliff notes, book summaries, and study guides for Big Money by John Dos Passos
www.freebooknotes.com/ books/ 3284
JSTOR: The Ordering of the Camera Eye in usa
The Big Money contains only nine Camera Eyes, most of them very general in character, ... Then in The Big Money he has gone even farther beyond a On Native ...