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Ray Bradbury"s Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury"s Fahrenheit 451

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bradbury, Ray, -- 1920-,
  • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism,
  • Book burning in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFahrenheit 451
    Statementedited with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
    SeriesBloom"s modern critical interpretations
    ContributionsBloom, Harold.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3503.R167 F3365 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 133 p. ;
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22500122M
    ISBN 109781604131444
    LC Control Number2008008776

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FAHRENHEIT by Ray Bradbury This one, with gratitude, is for DON CONGDON. FAHRENHEIT The temperature at which book-paper catches fire and burns PART I IT WAS A PLEASURE TO BURN IT was a special pleasure to see things eaten, to see things blackened and changed.

With theFile Size: KB. Savage and Shockingly Prophetic: On Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit “Fahrenheit was conceived out of Hitler’s burning of the books, and is all the more timely now because of the fortunately ill-fated American venture on a similar path.

The short novel which gives the title to this book is, thus, perilously close to being propaganda Author: Book Marks. Bradbury warns against the large-scale desensitization of society in Fahrenheit Through the novel, he asserts that passive lifestyles consumed with modern conveniences such as TVs and cars.

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