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The icon who disappeared. Raised in Park Avenue privilege, J. D. Salinger sought out combat, surviving five bloody battles of World War II and the liberation of a death camp, and out of that crucible he created a novel, The Catcher in the Rye, which journeyed deep into his own despair and... Full description

Main Author: Shields, David, 1956-
Other Authors: Salerno, Shane,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2013
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Contents: Brahmacharya = Apprenticeship. We're going to start the war from right here ; Slight rebellion off Park Avenue ; Conversation with Salinger #1 ; Six-feet-two of muscle and typewriter ribbon in a foxhole ; Conversation with Salinger #2 ; Inverted forest ; Conversation with Salinger #3 ; Dead men in winter ; Still burning ; Victim and perpetrator ; Measuring up ; Conversation with Salinger #4 ; The origin of Esmé ; Is the kid in this book crazy? ; We can still run away ; Conversation with Salinger #5 ; Follow the bullet : Nine stories ; Conversation with Salinger #6 -- Garhasthya = Householder duties. His long dark night ; A terrible, terrible fall ; Conversation with Salinger #7 ; Conversation with Salinger #8 -- Vanaprasthya = Withdrawal from society. Seymour's second suicide ; Conversation with Salinger #9 ; Dear Miss Maynard ; Dear Mr. Salinger ; Conversation with Salinger #10 ; Conversation with Salinger #11 ; Conversation with Salinger #12 ; Assassins -- Sannyasa = Renunciation of the world. A private citizen ; A million miles away in his tower ; Jerome David Salinger : a conclusion ; Secrets -- Fiction in chronological order of publication -- Lost stories, uncollected stories, and published letters -- The Glass family.
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