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The American heretic's dictionary, (ebook)

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The American heretic's dictionary
Title
The American heretic's dictionary
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new edition includes over 650 mordant definitions by Bufe-twice as many as in the original edition-and 40 illustrations by San Francisco artist and filmmaker J. R. Swanson. The definitions skewer such targets as religion, the "right to life" movement, capitalism, marxism, the IRS, politicians of all stripes, and common euphemisms, as well as male-female relations and sexual attitudes, something which Bierce, writing in more conservative times, was not free to do. The book concludes with a lengthy appendix of the best 200 definitions from Bierce's The Devil's Dictionary
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Bufe, Charles
Dewey number
817.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Swanson, J. R.
  • hoopla digital
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  • Satire, American
  • Capitalism
  • Christianity
  • Political science
  • Capitalism
  • Christianity
  • Political science
Target audience
adult
Label
The American heretic's dictionary, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781937276898
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11615061
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11615061
System control number
MWT11615061
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The American heretic's dictionary, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781937276898
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11615061
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11615061
System control number
MWT11615061
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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