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The Resource Catch-22, Joseph Heller ; introduction by Christopher Buckley

Catch-22, Joseph Heller ; introduction by Christopher Buckley

Label
Catch-22
Title
Catch-22
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Heller ; introduction by Christopher Buckley
Title variation
Catch-twenty-two
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the closing months of World War II in an American bomber squadron off the coast of Italy, Catch-22 is the story of a bombardier named Yossarian who is frantic and furious because thousands of people he has never even met keep trying to kill him
Member of
Summary
Presents the contemporary classic depicting the struggles of a United States airman attempting to survive the lunacy and depravity of a World War II airbase
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
033403
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heller, Joseph
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • Grades 9-12
LC call number
PS3558.E476
LC item number
C3 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1140
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 7.1
  • 7.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Buckley, Christopher
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
2018 Great American Read
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
Catch-22, Joseph Heller ; introduction by Christopher Buckley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catch-22 -- History, context, and criticism / edited by Jonathan R. Eller. Part 1: The story of Catch-22. 'The story of Catch-22" / by Jonathan R. Eller ; "Reading in Catch-22" / by Joseph Heller ; "Preface to the 1994 edition of Catch-22" / by Joseph Heller -- Part 2: Other voices. "The logic of survival in a lunatic world" / by Robert Brustein ; "The catch" / by Nelson Algren ; "There's always a catch, especially 22" / by Studs Terkel ; "Here's greatness -- in satire" / by Philip Toynbee ; A excerpt from "Some children of the goddess -- Norman Mailer vs. nine writers" / by Norman Mailer ; An excerpt from Bright book of life / by Alfred Kazin ; "The loony horror of it all -- Catch-22 turns 25" ; "An introduction" / by Anthony Burgess ; "Joseph Heller" / by Christopher Hitchens
Control code
ocn714505268
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
50th Anniversary ed. ; Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
523 pages
Isbn
9781451626650
Lccn
2011381031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)714505268
Label
Catch-22, Joseph Heller ; introduction by Christopher Buckley
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catch-22 -- History, context, and criticism / edited by Jonathan R. Eller. Part 1: The story of Catch-22. 'The story of Catch-22" / by Jonathan R. Eller ; "Reading in Catch-22" / by Joseph Heller ; "Preface to the 1994 edition of Catch-22" / by Joseph Heller -- Part 2: Other voices. "The logic of survival in a lunatic world" / by Robert Brustein ; "The catch" / by Nelson Algren ; "There's always a catch, especially 22" / by Studs Terkel ; "Here's greatness -- in satire" / by Philip Toynbee ; A excerpt from "Some children of the goddess -- Norman Mailer vs. nine writers" / by Norman Mailer ; An excerpt from Bright book of life / by Alfred Kazin ; "The loony horror of it all -- Catch-22 turns 25" ; "An introduction" / by Anthony Burgess ; "Joseph Heller" / by Christopher Hitchens
Control code
ocn714505268
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
50th Anniversary ed. ; Simon & Schuster trade pbk. ed.
Extent
523 pages
Isbn
9781451626650
Lccn
2011381031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)714505268

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