The Resource A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe

A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe

Label
A man in full : a novel
Title
A man in full
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Tom Wolfe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A satire on America featuring a capitalist trying to avoid ruin. The hero is Charlie Croker of Atlanta whose plantation and skyscraper face repossession by banks for non-repayment of a loan. One way out might be to request leniency in return for hushing up a rape
Summary
Charles Croker, a middle-aged, egotistical former college football star turned tycoon, finds his life turned upside down and the delicate racial balance of Atlanta threatened when star running back Fareek Fanon, a product of the city's slums, is accused of raping an Atlanta aristocrat's daughter
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
063253
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolfe, Tom
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.O526
LC item number
M26 1998eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conglomerate corporations
  • Acquaintance rape
  • African American lawyers
  • Politics, Practical
  • Political corruption
  • African Americans
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Lay of the Land
  • The Superfluous Woman
  • The Red Dog
  • This Is--Not Right!
  • The Breeding Barn
  • The Arrest
  • God's Cosmic Joke
  • The Rubber Room
  • Gotcha Back
  • Epictetus Comes to Da House
  • Prologue: Cap'm Charlie
  • The Aha! Phenomenon
  • The Trial
  • Mai's Army
  • The Real Buckhead
  • Chambodia
  • The Deal
  • Gridiron Heroes
  • Starring Darwell Scruggs
  • Holding Hands
  • The Screen
  • Chocolate Meca
  • The Spark of Zeus
  • Epictetus in Buckhead
  • The Bull and the Lion
  • Roger Black
  • The Manager
  • Epilogue: A Man of the World
  • The Saddlebags
  • Turpmtine
  • Beige Half Brothers
  • The Suicidal Freezer Unit
  • In the Lair of the Lust
  • Hello Out There, 7-Eleven Land
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First trade edition.
Extent
1 online resource (742 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429960694
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00102819
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3A0AC903-04C3-4C99-B4C9-0957E2B95C66
System control number
(OCoLC)861510950
Label
A man in full : a novel, Tom Wolfe
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Lay of the Land
  • The Superfluous Woman
  • The Red Dog
  • This Is--Not Right!
  • The Breeding Barn
  • The Arrest
  • God's Cosmic Joke
  • The Rubber Room
  • Gotcha Back
  • Epictetus Comes to Da House
  • Prologue: Cap'm Charlie
  • The Aha! Phenomenon
  • The Trial
  • Mai's Army
  • The Real Buckhead
  • Chambodia
  • The Deal
  • Gridiron Heroes
  • Starring Darwell Scruggs
  • Holding Hands
  • The Screen
  • Chocolate Meca
  • The Spark of Zeus
  • Epictetus in Buckhead
  • The Bull and the Lion
  • Roger Black
  • The Manager
  • Epilogue: A Man of the World
  • The Saddlebags
  • Turpmtine
  • Beige Half Brothers
  • The Suicidal Freezer Unit
  • In the Lair of the Lust
  • Hello Out There, 7-Eleven Land
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First trade edition.
Extent
1 online resource (742 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429960694
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00102819
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3A0AC903-04C3-4C99-B4C9-0957E2B95C66
System control number
(OCoLC)861510950

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