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The Resource Arguably : essays, by Christopher Hitchens

Arguably : essays, by Christopher Hitchens

Label
Arguably : essays
Title
Arguably
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
by Christopher Hitchens
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essayist Christopher Hitchens ruminates on why Charles Dickens was among the best of writers and the worst of men, the haunting science fiction of J.G. Ballard, the enduring legacies of Thomas Jefferson and George Orwell, the persistent agonies of anti-Semitism and jihad, the enduring relevance of Karl Marx, and how politics justifies itself by culture--and how the latter prompts the former
Summary
A collection of essays on a wide range of political and cultural issues in America from past to present.
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book 2011
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10012112
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-2011
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Hitchens, Christopher
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • American essays
  • American essays
  • Essay
  • Literatur
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Englisch
Target audience
adult
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essays
Label
Arguably : essays, by Christopher Hitchens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collected essays previously published in various periodicals, 1999-2011
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn707964976
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 788 pages
Isbn
9781455502783
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011930917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)707964976
Label
Arguably : essays, by Christopher Hitchens
Publication
Note
  • Collected essays previously published in various periodicals, 1999-2011
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn707964976
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 788 pages
Isbn
9781455502783
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011930917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)707964976

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