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Rabbit Run

Author : John Updike
ISBN : 9780307744074
Genre : Fiction
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Rabbit, Run is the book that established John Updike as one of the major American novelists of his—or any other—generation. Its hero is Harry “Rabbit” Angstrom, a onetime high-school basketball star who on an impulse deserts his wife and son. He is twenty-six years old, a man-child caught in a struggle between instinct and thought, self and society, sexual gratification and family duty—even, in a sense, human hard-heartedness and divine Grace. Though his flight from home traces a zigzag of evasion, he holds to the faith that he is on the right path, an invisible line toward his own salvation as straight as a ruler’s edge.

Hasenherz

Author : John Updike
ISBN : 349915398X
Genre : Angstrom, Harry (Fictitious character)
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Der ehemalige Basketball-Star Harry Angstrom lehnt sich in den 50er Jahren gegen die kleinbürgerliche Gesellschaft auf, die ihm ein Durchschnittsleben aufzwingen will.

Hasenherz

Author : John Updike
ISBN : OCLC:965540665
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Amerikanischer Autor (1932-2009). - Harry Angstrom, ein blonder Hüne mit zierlicher Nase, die ihm den Spitznamen Rabbit eingebracht hat, einst auf dem College ein berühmter Basketball-Crack, ist nun Verkäufer in einem Warenhaus. Er hat Glück bei den Frauen, aber er bringt ihnen kein Glück. Er verlässt Frau und Kind, eine ruhelose Sehnsucht hat ihn ergriffen. Nach einem tragischen Ereignis in der Familie kehrt er zu ihr zurück, scheitert erneut und flieht endgültig ins Ungewisse.

Run Rabbit Run

Author : Beverley Randell
ISBN : 0170095894
Genre : Children's stories, New Zealand
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This book is about a hungry dog and a vulnerable little rabbit. It has a strong thread of reality that evokes fear and tension.

Run Rabbit Run

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ISBN : 9781933599274
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New Essays On Rabbit Run

Author : Stanley Trachtenberg
ISBN : 0521438845
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The hero of John Updike's most popular and critically acclaimed novel is a middle-class American who isn't "especially beautiful or bright or urban." The essays in this collection examine the technical mastery and thematic range that makes this work an enduring achievement in modern American fiction.

Run Rabbit Run

Author : Barbara Mitchelhill
ISBN : 9781849397742
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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When Lizzie's dad refuses to fight in the Second World War, the police come looking to arrest him. Desperate to stay together, Lizzie and her brother Freddie go on the run with him, hiding from the police in idyllic Whiteway. But when their past catches up with them, they're forced to leave and it becomes more and more difficult to stay together as a family. Will they be able to? And will they ever find a place, like Whiteway, where they will be safe again?

Imagery And Technique In John Updike S Rabbit Run 1960

Author : Sirinya Pakditawan
ISBN : 9783640113941
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Seminar paper from the year 2005 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1,5, University of Hamburg, 17 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: Perhaps the most revered Updike novels are his Rabbit tetralogy, comprised of four books that ran from 1959 to 1991, which detail the center of American life, i.e. the middle class. Hence, the protagonist Harry 'Rabbit' Angstrom can be regarded as Updike's most famous character. From his Rabbit series, the first novel Rabbit, Run is without doubt Updike's most recognized book. In Updike's own words, Rabbit is a character that is similar to the author. Hence, Updike once told Michael Rogers in an interview that even though he does not have the same social background and sociological circumstances as his character Rabbit, many of his ideas and thoughts enter Rabbit's head. Thus, one might be justified in claiming that the Rabbit novels are also partly autobiographical. However, since the novel Rabbit Run has been published, some critics have not held it in great esteem. Nevertheless, Detweiler also claims that today the novel can be appreciated more fully for its artistic qualities - and these qualities are, in fact, quite numerous. Hence, there are many critics who appreciate Updike's style and his mastery of language. For example, Rachael C. Burchard calls Updike's art of writing "superb" and says that " h]is work is worth reading if for no reason other than to enjoy the piquant phrase, the lyric vision, the fluent rhetoric." In the following, it will be analyzed which techniques Updike uses in the novel Rabbit, Run. Hence, it will be focused primarily on the narrative technique. In a second step, the structure of the novel will also be analyzed and the central motif of the quest will be dealt with.

Rabbit Run

Author : Howard B. Kreitsek
ISBN : OCLC:8471528
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Rabbit Run Rabbit Redux

Author : John Updike
ISBN : 0345464567
Genre : Fiction
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Tired of the responsibility of married life, Harry Angstrom leaves his wife and home, in Rabbit, Run, and is forced to cope with the infidelity of his wife in Rabbit Redux, in the first volume of an omnibus set containing the four Rabbit novels. Original.

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