The Best American Essays of the Century (Audio Cassette)

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By Kaye Gibbons (Read by), Gloria Naylor (Read by), Annie Dillard (Read by), George Plimpton (Read by), Joyce Carol Oates (Editor)
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For this singular collection, Joyce Carol Oates selected fifty-five unforgettable essays by the finest American writers of the twentieth century. Here is a sampling -- twelve unabridged essays -- featuring a wide variety of contemporary writers reading classics of the genre, along with authors reading their own work. Nothing less than a political, spiritual, and intensely personal record of America's tumultuous modern age, THE BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS OF THE CENTURY is "an outstanding, galvanic collection" (Entertainment Weekly).

Product Details
ISBN: 9780618127665
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: April 1st, 2001