The stranger

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1st Vintage International ed.
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An ordinary man having carved out a simple life for himself in Algiers commits a murder and goes on trial for a pointless crime."
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Grouping Title stranger
Grouping Author camus albert
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display_description A young Algerian, Meursault, afflicted with a sort of aimless inertia, becomes embroiled in the petty intrigues of a local pimp and, somewhat inexplicably, ends up killing a man. Once he's imprisoned and eventually brought to trial, his crime, it becomes apparent, is not so much the arguably defensible murder he has committed as it is his deficient character. In the story of an ordinary man who unwittingly gets drawn into a senseless murder on a sun-drenched Algerian beach, Camus was exploring what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd". Now in a new American translation, the classic has been given new life for generations to come.
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subject_facet Adventure stories
Algeria -- Fiction
Murder -- Fiction
title_display The stranger
title_full The stranger / Albert Camus ; translated from the French by Matthew Ward
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