The Resource Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

Label
Fahrenheit 451
Title
Fahrenheit 451
Statement of responsibility
Ray Bradbury
Title variation
  • Fahrenheit four fifty-one
  • Fahrenheit four five one
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a society in which books are outlawed, Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom
Summary
A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
000927
Cataloging source
ZGD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradbury, Ray
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3503.R167
LC item number
F4 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Totalitarianism
  • Book burning
  • Censorship
Target audience
adult
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Ballantine Books, c1953
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn778451240
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 159 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)778451240
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Ballantine Books, c1953
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn778451240
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 159 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)778451240

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