CHAPTER THREE: Beyond Novelists and Terrorists

Kavadlo, Jesse
January 2004
Don DeLillo: Balance at the Edge of Belief;2004, p71
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The article presents information on the book "Mao II," by Don DeLillo. One of the main characters of the novel is Bill Gray, a writer who moves from living with a strange young couple to becoming involved in a terrorist plot. According to the article, the novel's aspects of internationalism, surveillance and terrorism represent a return to themes explored on a smaller scale in the books "Running Dog," "Players" and "The Names."


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