The Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice

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In The Shape of Things to Come, Greil Marcus untangles the story of America's covenant with itself -and the idealism, horror, eloquence and violence integral to its founding narratives. In a thrilling account that moves back and forth between culture and politics, and with deep dives into the work of a few artists who strikingly dramatize the challenge America poses to each of its citizens - Herman Melville and Raymond Chandler, Philip Roth and David Lynch, Bill Pullman and Sheryl Lee, David Thomas of Pere Ubu and Allen ...

The Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice 2007, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312426422

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Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice 2007, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571221578

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The Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice 2006, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374104382

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Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice 2006, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571221561

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