TITLE

THE EXECUTIONER'S SONG

PUB. DATE
January 1980
SOURCE
New Yorker;1/14/1980, Vol. 55 Issue 48, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "The Executioner's Song," by Norman Mailer.
ACCESSION #
23341217

 

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