CliffsNotes on Camus' The Stranger

CliffsNotes on Camus' The Stranger

by Gary K Carey
     
 

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The meaninglessness and randomness of life was a constant theme in Camus's writing. This story is absurd, yet touches a chord within the reader that surely will resonate for years to come. A man is condemned to beheading because he was indifferent at his mother's funeral. In prison he finds freedom and happiness. Death becomes his greatest moment of life.

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The meaninglessness and randomness of life was a constant theme in Camus's writing. This story is absurd, yet touches a chord within the reader that surely will resonate for years to come. A man is condemned to beheading because he was indifferent at his mother's funeral. In prison he finds freedom and happiness. Death becomes his greatest moment of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822012290
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/19/1965
Series:
Cliffs Notes Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
72
Sales rank:
393,534
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

Meet the Author


GARY CAREY, M.A., was in the publishing profession for over 25 years.

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