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The Resource Hitch-22 : a memoir, Christopher Hitchens

Hitch-22 : a memoir, Christopher Hitchens

Label
Hitch-22 : a memoir
Title
Hitch-22
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Hitchens
Title variation
Hitch-twenty-two
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life story of one of the most admired and controversial public intellectuals of our time. Confessional, candid and very funny, Hitch-22 is a brilliant expose of one of the world's most controversial thinkers. Hitchens traces his journey from a Portsmouth military family to Balliol College, Oxford and provides vivid accounts of his friendships and famous feuds - Gore Vidal, Martin Amis, Tariq Ali to name but a few
Summary
The controversial intellectual and author shares his own life story, explaining his contradictory stances on a variety of issues
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
Biography type
autobiography
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351862
Cataloging source
BT
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1949-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hitchens, Christopher
Dewey number
B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Hitchens, Christopher
  • British Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Intellectuals
  • Political activists
  • Journalists
  • Authors, American
Target audience
general
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a political memoir
Label
Hitch-22 : a memoir, Christopher Hitchens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
000045553773
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 432 p., [24] p. of plates.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781741759624
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Hitch-22 : a memoir, Christopher Hitchens
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
000045553773
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 432 p., [24] p. of plates.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781741759624
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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