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The Resource Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

Label
Fahrenheit 451
Title
Fahrenheit 451
Statement of responsibility
Ray Bradbury
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nowadays firemen start fires. Fireman Guy Montag loves to rush to a fire and watch books burn up. Then he met a seventeen-year old girl who told him of a past when people were not afraid, and a professor who told him of a future where people could think. And Guy Montag knew what he had to do ..
Summary
A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Awards note
Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
000927
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradbury, Ray
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 890
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3503.R167
LC item number
F3 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.2.
  • 10.0.
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Totalitarianism
  • Book burning
  • Censorship
  • Censorship
  • Totalitarianisms
  • Book burning
  • Censorship
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Totalitarianism
  • Book burning
Target audience
adult
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
  • "A Del Rey book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hearth and the salamander -- The sieve and the sand -- Burning bright -- Afterword -- Coda
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9781451673319
Lccn
96096738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)35972278
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
  • "A Del Rey book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The hearth and the salamander -- The sieve and the sand -- Burning bright -- Afterword -- Coda
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9781451673319
Lccn
96096738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)35972278

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