Essays on Ayn Rand's

Essays on Ayn Rand's "We the Living"

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by Robert Mayhew
     
 

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This is the second edition of the study of Ayn Rand’s first novel, We the Living, which is set in Soviet Russia, and was written in 1936, ten years after she left the U.S.S.R. Topics explored include: the fascinating history behind the novel’s creation; its autobiographical nature; its reception during America’s “Red Decade”; its… See more details below

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This is the second edition of the study of Ayn Rand’s first novel, We the Living, which is set in Soviet Russia, and was written in 1936, ten years after she left the U.S.S.R. Topics explored include: the fascinating history behind the novel’s creation; its autobiographical nature; its reception during America’s “Red Decade”; its connection to Victor Hugo (Rand’s favorite novelist); and, the philosophy of freedom and the sanctity of life which it portrays and defends.

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ISBN-13:
9780739149713
Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication date:
02/16/2012
Sold by:
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
438
File size:
1 MB

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