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Leopards in the Temple

The Transformation of American Fiction, 1945-1970

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674006041

Publication Date: 04/30/2002

Short

256 pages

6 x 9 inches

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  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction: Culture, Counterculture, and Postwar America
  • 2. War and the Novel: From World War II to Vietnam
  • 3. The New Fiction: From the Home Front to the 1950s
  • 4. On and Off the Road: The Outsider as Young Rebel
  • 5. Apocalypse Now: A Literature of Extremes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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