Susan Sontag's second novel follows a conventional but troubled young man through a self-incriminating investigation. It travels from upstate New York to New York City, and to the recesses of the American conscience, where the will to destroy may be the strongest impulse of all.
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First published in 1967, Sontag's second novel is a classic of modern fiction as well as brilliant exploration of the recesses of the American conscience.About the Author:
Susan Sontag is the author of four novels, The Benefactor, Death Kit, The Volcano Lover and In America which won the National Book Award, 2000. She is also the author of I, etcetera, a collection of stories; several plays, including Alice in Bed; and five works of non-fiction, among them On Photography and Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphors. She lives in New York City.
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Book Description Trafalgar Square, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0099387115