Dangling man

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Penguin Books, 1988 - Fiction - 191 pages
34 Reviews
Written in 1944, Dangling Man takes the form of the journal of a young man waiting to be drafted. He has received notice, but a series of mix-ups keeps him waiting for the official call to arms.

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User Review  - Bill Kidd - Goodreads

Extraordinary. I have not read any Bellow before but will have to get more now. The language is dense and the brain is huge so it's not an easy read but the gems of insight and the language quite ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peter N. - Goodreads

A year of nothing to do. Tough book. Read full review


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Saul Bellow won the Pulitzer Prize for his novel HUMBOLDTa (TM)S GIFT in 1975, and in 1976 was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature a ~for the human understanding and subtle analysis of contemporary culture that are combined in his work.a (TM) He is the only novelist to receive three National Book Awards, for THE ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH, HERZOG, and MR. SAMMLERa (TM)S PLANET

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