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Some honorable men

Norman Mailer

Some honorable men

political conventions, 1960-1972

by Norman Mailer

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political conventions.,
  • Political parties -- United States.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNorman Mailer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK2255
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 499 p. :
    Number of Pages499
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21269263M
    ISBN 100316544159

    My Books; Browse “I don't rack paint either, even though some writers would say that doesn't make me legit. I'm not a thief, I'm a vandal. That's why I work at Mickey D's: I buy my own supply.” “And even honorable men keep secrets for the safety of those they love.” ― Micheline Ryckman, The Maiden Ship. An Honorable Man Paul Vidich. Atria/Bestler, $24 (p) ISBN The pace picks up in the latter third of the book when the backstory and description give way to .

    Despite its pedigree, CERTAIN HONORABLE MEN has essentially been lost to the sands of time. It doesn't appear to have ever been released on video, and what little information I was able to find about the movie was limited to newspaper ephemera and footnotes in books about Serling's career. Honor is what motivated men to fulfill these expectations. If they showed courage and mastery, they were honored as men (horizontal honor), and with that honor came the privileges of being a full member of the tribe. If they excelled at the honor code, they were granted even more status, and thus more privileges (vertical honor).

    Rare Book Cellar Pomona, NY + View Bookseller Details; Ask a Question; SOME HONORABLE MEN Political Conventions, Mailer, Norman. Buy Direct. Price: USD. Boston: Little, Brown & Company, Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. A few short tears to jacket edges. Stated First Edition. ; ; X X inches. And to earn my love, my brothers must do more than to have been born. I do not grand my love without reason, nor to any chance passer-by who may wish to claim it. I honor men with my love. But honor is a thing to be earned.I shall choose my friends among men.


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