The Groves of Academe

The Groves of Academe

by Mary McCarthy, McCarthy

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Overview

Henry Mulcahy, a literature instructor at progressive Jocelyn College, is informed that his appointment will not be continued. Convinced he is disliked by the president of Jocelyn because of his abilities as a teacher and his independence of mass opinion, Mulcahy believes he is being made the victim of a witch-hunt. Plotting vengeance, Mulcahy battles to fight for justice and, in the process, reveals his true ethical nature.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780156027878
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 07/01/2006
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 316
Sales rank: 768,967
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)

About the Author

MARY MCCARTHY (1912–1989) was an award-winning short-story writer, bestselling novelist, essayist, and critic. She was the author of The Stones of Florence and Birds of America, among other books.

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