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Saul Bellow's Heart

A Son's Memoir
Bellow, Greg (Book - 2013 )
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Saul Bellow, the famous but fiercely private Nobel Prize winner, was known to be quick to anger and prone to argument, but he shared a tender bond with Greg, his firstborn. In this warm, affectionate, yet strikingly honest memoir, Greg Bellow offers a unique look inside the life of his father, one of America's greatest twentieth-century writers.
Authors: Bellow, Greg
Statement of Responsibility: Greg Bellow
Title: Saul Bellow's heart
a son's memoir
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2013
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
Characteristics: viii, 228 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Contents: Awakened / Grave Robbery
"Young Saul": The Rebellious Son
1. Paradise: 1915-23
2. Paradise Lost: 1924-37
3. The Gypsy Life with Anita: 1938-43
4. Our Gypsy Life Ends: 1944-51
5. Heartache: 1952-56
6. Betrayal: 1957-62
Growing Apart
7. Fame and Misfortune: 1963-76
"Old Saul": The Literary Patriarch
8. A Failure at Spirituality: 1977-86
9. Burying "Young Saul" Alive: 1987-93
10. Saul in Decline: 1994-2005
11. Expanding the Franchise
12. A Glance Back and a Glance Forward
Appendix of Novels and Narrators
Acknowledgments
Summary: Saul Bellow, the famous but fiercely private Nobel Prize winner, was known to be quick to anger and prone to argument, but he shared a tender bond with Greg, his firstborn. In this warm, affectionate, yet strikingly honest memoir, Greg Bellow offers a unique look inside the life of his father, one of America's greatest twentieth-century writers.
Subject Headings: Bellow, Saul Novelists, American 20th century Biography Fathers and sons Biography
Topical Term: Novelists, American
Fathers and sons
LCCN: 2012035407
ISBN: 9781608199952
1608199959
Branch Call Number: B Bellow B
Research Call Number: JFD 14-1224
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