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The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History
The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History
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BOOK DETAILS

  • Paperback
  • Dec.01.1994
  • 9780452272798
  • Penguin Group, Inc.

Norman gives an overview of the book:

Following his arrest during the October 1967 anti-Vietnam march at the Pentagon, Mailer wrote of the anger, hippies, bewildered MPs and draft-card burners.
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Following his arrest during the October 1967 anti-Vietnam march at the Pentagon, Mailer wrote of the anger, hippies, bewildered MPs and draft-card burners.

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About Norman

Norman Mailer (1923-2007) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist from Brooklyn, New York. A journalist, playwright, screenwriter and film director, Mailer had an extraordinary career as an innovator of creative nonfiction. He won the Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction in...

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Published Reviews

Sep.06.2007

This is an absolutely astonishing book.

Dec.13.2007

This remarkable novel about the young Adolf Hitler, his family and their shifting circumstances, is Mailer’s most perfect apprehension of the absolutely alien. No wonder it is narrated by a devil. Mailer...

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Mar.04.2008
Armies of the night, The Electric Kool Aid Acid Test, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and/or On the Campaign Trail '72 are all enduring books,...