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Americana
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New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1989.
Physical Desc:
377 pages ; 20 cm.
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Main
Fiction DeLillo, D
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The first novel by Don DeLillo, author of White Noise (winner of the National Book Award) and Zero K At twenty-eight, David Bell is the American Dream come true. He has fought his way to the top, surviving office purges and scandals tobecome a top television executive. David's world is made up of the images that flicker across America's screens, the fantasies that enthrall America's imagination.

And the the dream--and the dream-making--become a nightmare. At the height of his success, David sets out to rediscover reality. Camera in hand, he journeys across the country in a mad and moving attempt to capture, to impose a pattern on his own, and America's past, present, and future.

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ISBN:
9780140119480, 0140119485

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At twenty-eight, David Bell is the American dream come true. He has fought his way to the top, surviving office purges and scandals to become a top television executive. David's world is made up of the images that flicker across America's screens, the fantasies that enthrall America's imagination. And then the dream -- and the dream-making -- become a nightmare. At the height of his success, David sets out to rediscover reality.
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APA Citation (style guide)

DeLillo, D. (1989). Americana. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

DeLillo, Don. 1989. Americana. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

DeLillo, Don, Americana. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books, 1989.

MLA Citation (style guide)

DeLillo, Don. Americana. New York, N.Y., U.S.A.: Penguin Books, 1989. Print.

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