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The Resource Atlas shrugged, Ayn Rand

Atlas shrugged, Ayn Rand

Label
Atlas shrugged
Title
Atlas shrugged
Statement of responsibility
Ayn Rand
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a man who said he would stop the motor of the world--and did. This novel is the setting for the author's philosophy of objectivism
Summary
The decisions of a few industrial leaders shake the roots of capitalism and reawaken one man's awareness of himself as an heroic being
Tone
Writing style
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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051185
Cataloging source
JP3
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Rand, Ayn
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
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990
Literary form
fiction
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Peikoff, Leonard
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Egoism
  • Capitalism
  • Objectivism (Philosophy)
Target audience
adult
Label
Atlas shrugged, Ayn Rand
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reader's guide to the writings and philosophy of Ayn Rand (p. [1071]-1079)
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, 1957; Introduction by Leonard Peikoff, c1992
Contents
Non-contradiction: Theme -- Chain -- Top and the bottom -- Immovable movers -- Climax of the D'Anconias -- Non-commercial -- Exploiters and the exploited -- John Galt line -- Sacred and the profane -- Wyatt's torch -- Either-or: Man who belonged on earth -- Aristocracy of pull -- White blackmail -- Sanction of the victim -- Account overdrawn -- Miracle metal -- Moratorium on brains -- By our love -- Face without pain or fear of guilt -- Sign of the dollar -- A is A: Atlantis -- Utopia of greed -- Anti-greed -- Anti-life -- Their brothers' keepers -- Concerto of deliverance -- "This is John Galt speaking" -- Egoist -- Generator -- In the name of the best within us
Control code
13931583
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
1079 p.
Isbn
9780613357661
Isbn Type
(Turtleback)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn169933790
  • (OCoLC)169933790
Label
Atlas shrugged, Ayn Rand
Publication
Note
  • Reader's guide to the writings and philosophy of Ayn Rand (p. [1071]-1079)
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, 1957; Introduction by Leonard Peikoff, c1992
Contents
Non-contradiction: Theme -- Chain -- Top and the bottom -- Immovable movers -- Climax of the D'Anconias -- Non-commercial -- Exploiters and the exploited -- John Galt line -- Sacred and the profane -- Wyatt's torch -- Either-or: Man who belonged on earth -- Aristocracy of pull -- White blackmail -- Sanction of the victim -- Account overdrawn -- Miracle metal -- Moratorium on brains -- By our love -- Face without pain or fear of guilt -- Sign of the dollar -- A is A: Atlantis -- Utopia of greed -- Anti-greed -- Anti-life -- Their brothers' keepers -- Concerto of deliverance -- "This is John Galt speaking" -- Egoist -- Generator -- In the name of the best within us
Control code
13931583
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
1079 p.
Isbn
9780613357661
Isbn Type
(Turtleback)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn169933790
  • (OCoLC)169933790

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