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The Best American essays 2007
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The Best American essays 2007

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Foreword / Robert Atwan
Introduction: deciderization 2007 - a special report / David Foster Wallace
Werner / Jo Ann Beard
The freedom to offend / Ian Burma
Iraq: the war of the imagination / Mark Danner
Fathead's hard times / W.S. Di Piero
An orgy of power / George Gessert
What the dog saw / Malcolm Gladwell
Afternoon of the sex children / Mark Greif
Operation Gomorrah / Marione Ingram
Loaded / Garret Keizer
Petrified / John Lahr
Name that tone / Louis Menand
Shakers / Danie Orozco
Out from Xanadu / Cynthia Ozick
Passion flowers in winter / Molly Peacock
In the Mosque of Imam Ali / Phillip Robertson
Disappointment / Richard Rodriguez
Rules of Engagement / Elaine Scarry
A carnivore's credo / Roger Scruton
What should a billionaire give - and what should you? / Peter Singer
Dragon slayers / Jerald Walker
Apocalypse now / Edward O. Wilson
Contributor's notes
Notable essays of 2006

Edition Notes

Series Best American series

The Physical Object

Pagination xxiv, 307 p. ;
Number of pages 307

ID Numbers

Open Library OL22381007M
ISBN 10 0618709266, 0618709274
ISBN 13 9780618709274, 9780618709267
Library Thing 3542685
Goodreads 739510 739509


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History Created November 12, 2008 · 4 revisions Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS

August 19, 2010 Edited by IdentifierBot added LibraryThing ID
April 24, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Fixed duplicate goodreads IDs.
April 16, 2010 Edited by bgimpertBot Added goodreads ID.
November 12, 2008 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Ithaca College Library MARC record.