A novel about a hunting trip in Alaska which turns into an initiation rite. Vietnam is mentioned only once and the book can be seen either as an allegory or a symbolic psychic explanation of America’s fighting in Vietnam. The author has won the Pulitzer Prize, The National Book Award for Arts and Letters (1969) and the 14th Annual Award for Outstanding Service to the Arts, McDowell Colony (1973).
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Among Norman Mailer's other achievements are The Naked and the Dead, The Armies of the Night, for which he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award in 1968, and The Executioner's Song, which won the 1980 Pulitzer Prize.
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Book Description Henry Holt & Co (P), 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0805018808
Book Description Henry Holt & Co (P). Book Condition: New. 0805018808 Excellent condition, paperback 1991, no marks, great cover, readit. Bookseller Inventory # BWOR.00704
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