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Author Lévy, Bernard-Henri.

Title American vertigo : traveling America in the footsteps of Tocqueville / Bernard-Henri Lévy.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    917.3 LEV    Will be deleted
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    917.3 LEV    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 308 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents Le voyage en Amérique -- First visions -- Moving west -- The Pacific wall -- Desert vertigo -- Gone with the South -- Eye of the hurricane -- The beautiful and the damned -- Reflections -- What does it mean to be an American? -- American ideology and the question of terrorism (the current state of affairs) -- Has America gone mad? -- Postscript.
Subject Lévy, Bernard Henri -- Travel -- United States.
Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859 -- Travel -- United States.
National characteristics, American.
United States -- Description and travel.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1980-
ISBN 1400064341 (hardcover) : $24.95

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