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BOOK CLUB KIT - STRAIGHT MAN

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BOOK CLUB KIT - STRAIGHT MAN

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Material Type
Book
Author
Russo, Richard, 1949- ,
Publication Info.
New York : Vintage Books, a division of Random House, Incorporated, 1998.

Details

Edition
First Vintage contemporaries edition, June 1998.
Description
xvii, 391 pages ; 21 cm
Note
Book Club Kit given by Dr. Michael S. and Carolyn W. Levine Fund.
Summary
A comedy on university downsizing. To make sure the English department's budget is not cut, William Devereaux, its chairman, goes on TV threatening to kill a goose a day if that happens. Unfortunately a goose is beheaded soon after and Devereaux finds himself in hot water.
Contents
8 copies of Straight Man by Richard Russo
Subject
College teachers -- Fiction.