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The Resource Compulsion : a novel, Meyer Levin ; foreword by Marcia Clark ; introduction by Gabriel Levin

Compulsion : a novel, Meyer Levin ; foreword by Marcia Clark ; introduction by Gabriel Levin

Label
Compulsion : a novel
Title
Compulsion
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Meyer Levin ; foreword by Marcia Clark ; introduction by Gabriel Levin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Judd Steiner and Artie Straus have it all: wealth, intelligence, and the world at their feet as part of the elite, upper-crust Jewish community of 1920s Chicago. Artie is handsome, athletic, and popular, but he possesses a hidden, powerful sadistic streak and a desire to dominate. Judd is a weedy introvert, a genius who longs for a companion whom he can idolize and worship. Obsessed with Nietzsche's idea of the superhuman, both boys decide to prove that they are above the laws of man by arbitrarily picking and murdering a Jewish boy in their neighborhood
Summary
Narrates in graphic detail the circumstances surrounding a crime committed by two troubled college students who had the compelling need to kill
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
004448
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-1981
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levin, Meyer
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3523.E7994
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Levin, Gabriel
  • Clark, Marcia
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leopold, Nathan Freudenthal
  • Loeb, Richard A
  • Murderers
  • Murder
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Compulsion : a novel, Meyer Levin ; foreword by Marcia Clark ; introduction by Gabriel Levin
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C752D222-1D3B-4F1A-B7C3-5CD6CA80F86A
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn905238957
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781941493038
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C752D222-1D3B-4F1A-B7C3-5CD6CA80F86A
Label
Compulsion : a novel, Meyer Levin ; foreword by Marcia Clark ; introduction by Gabriel Levin
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C752D222-1D3B-4F1A-B7C3-5CD6CA80F86A
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn905238957
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781941493038
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C752D222-1D3B-4F1A-B7C3-5CD6CA80F86A

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