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Slouching towards Bethlehem / Joan Didion.

Slouching towards Bethlehem / Joan Didion.
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A30003024098632B 814.54 DID
NON FICTION   Brunswick Library . . On Loan . 21 Jun 2019
A30003024098673B 814.54 DID
NON FICTION   Glenroy Library . . Available .  
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ISBN 9780374531386
Name Didion, Joan author.
Title Slouching towards Bethlehem / Joan Didion.
Edition Paperback edition.
Published New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.
New York 2008.
Description xiv, 238 pages ; 21 cm.
Content Types text
Media Types unmediated
Carrier Types volume
Series FSG classics
Notes Essays.
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1968.
Contents Life styles of the golden land. Some dreamers of the golden dream -- John Wayne : a love song -- Where the kissing never stops -- Comrade Laski, C.P.U.S.A. (M.-L.) -- 7000 Romaine, Los Angeles 38 -- California dreaming -- Marrying absurd -- Slouching towards Bethlehem -- Personals. On keeping a notebook -- On self-respect -- I can't get that monster out of my mind -- On morality -- On going home -- Seven places of the mind. Notes from a native daughter -- Letter from Paradise, 21°19' N., 157°52' W -- Rock of ages -- The seacoast of despair -- Guaymas, Sonora -- Los Angeles notebook -- Goodbye to all that.
Summary "This work focuses on such subjects as John Wayne and Howard Hughes, growing up a girl in California, ruminating on the nature of good and evil in a Death Valley motel room, and, especially, the essence of San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury, the heart of the counterculture."--Back of book.
Subjects Hippies -- California -- San Francisco
American essays
California -- Social life and customs -- 20th century
United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980
United States -- History -- 1961-1969
Series FSG classics
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