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The Stranger Reissue Edition
Contributor(s): Camus, Albert, Ward, Matthew (Translator)
ISBN: 0679720200     ISBN-13: 9780679720201
Publisher: Vintage Books
    OUR PRICE: $12.56  
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: March 1989
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Annotation: Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed "the nakedness of man faced with the absurd." First published in 1946; now in a new translation by Matthew Ward.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Murder; Fiction.
BISAC Categories:
- Fiction | Classics
- Fiction | Psychological
- Fiction | Classics
Dewey: 843/.914
LCCN: 88040378
Lexile Measure: 880
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Fiction
Physical Information: 8.00" H x 5.00" W x 0.50" (0.35 lbs)
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 5997
Reading Level: 6.8   Interest Level: Upper Grades   Point Value: 6.0
Scholastic Reading Counts Info
Quiz #: Q11009
Reading Level: 8.9   Interest Level: Grades 9-12   Point Value: 6.0
 
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Publisher Description:
Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed " the nakedness of man faced with the absurd." First published in 1946; now in a new translation by Matthew Ward.

Contributor Bio(s): rn in Algeria in 1913, Albert Camus published The Stranger–now one of the most widely read novels of this century–in 1942. Celebrated in intellectual circles, Camus was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. On January 4, 1960, he was killed in a car accident.