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American pastoral

Roth, Philip.

Vintage Books?Random House, 1997. New York.

423 p.

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In this novel, the author returns to his native Newark, NJ, in the turbulent 1960s, when Seymour "Swede" Levov seems to have it all. Three generations of success are destroyed when his daughter, in protest against the Vietnam War, blows up a post office, killing a local doctor.

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ISBN:

978-0-395-86021-2

Author:

Roth, Philip.

Title:

American pastoral.

Edition:

Paperback.

Publisher:

Vintage Books?Random House, 1997. New York.

Physical:

423 p.

Summary:

In this novel, the author returns to his native Newark, NJ, in the turbulent 1960s, when Seymour "Swede" Levov seems to have it all. Three generations of success are destroyed when his daughter, in protest against the Vietnam War, blows up a post office, killing a local doctor.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

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