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Title:Absalom, Absalom!
Format Type:Ebook
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Publisher:Vintage
ISBN:0679732187
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Number of Pages:320
Category:Classics, Fiction, Literature, American

Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Absalom, Absalom! Published in Absalom Absalom is considered by many to be William Faulkner s masterpiece Although the novel s complex and fragmented structure poses considerable difficulty to readers the book s literary merits place it squarely in the ranks of America s finest novels The story concerns Thomas Sutpen a poor man who finds wealth and then marries into a respectable family His ambition and extreme need for control bring about his ruin and the ruin of his family Sutpen s story is told by several narrators allowing the reader to observe variations in the saga as it is recounted by different speakers This unusual technique spotlights one of the novel s central questions To what extent can people know the truth about the past .

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