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The Resource The hair of Harold Roux : a novel, Thomas Williams ; [introduction by Andre Dubus III ; afterword by Ann Joslin Williams]

The hair of Harold Roux : a novel, Thomas Williams ; [introduction by Andre Dubus III ; afterword by Ann Joslin Williams]

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The hair of Harold Roux : a novel
Title
The hair of Harold Roux
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Williams ; [introduction by Andre Dubus III ; afterword by Ann Joslin Williams]
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aaron Benham--professor, novelist, friend, mentor, family man, and sometime idealist--is supposed to be working on his new novel, The Hair of Harold Roux. But instead, tormented by the chaos of his present and the demons of his past, he is riding his motorcycle too fast, drinking too much, and thinking too often and deeply. Through Aaron's rich, if angst-ridden, mind we discover that his novel-within-a-novel is really a thinly disguised account of his own turbulent post-World War II collegiate days. Harold Roux, a naive but well-meaning ex-GI who hides his premature baldness under an ill-fitting hairpiece, and Allard Benson, Aaron's fictional alter ego, become locked in what Aaron sardonically describes as "a simple story of seduction, rape, madness, and murder--the usual human preoccupations."
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TEFOD
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Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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The hair of Harold Roux : a novel, Thomas Williams ; [introduction by Andre Dubus III ; afterword by Ann Joslin Williams]
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http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D9C7369E-3C0F-4FFB-AFEB-8E607420F091
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cr
Carrier MARC source
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Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7ocm59854053
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Edition
First Bloomsbury USA edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 383 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781608197286
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Label
The hair of Harold Roux : a novel, Thomas Williams ; [introduction by Andre Dubus III ; afterword by Ann Joslin Williams]
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D9C7369E-3C0F-4FFB-AFEB-8E607420F091
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7ocm59854053
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Bloomsbury USA edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 383 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781608197286
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d9c7369e-3c0f-4ffb-afeb-8e607420f091
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unknown
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remote

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