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The Resource Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman

Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman

Label
Fahrenheit 451
Title
Fahrenheit 451
Statement of responsibility
Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Title variation
  • Fahrenheit four fifty-one
  • Fahrenheit four hundred fifty-one
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future totalitarian state where books are banned and destroyed by the government, Guy Montag, a fireman in charge of burning books, meets a revolutionary schoolteacher who dares to read and a girl who tells him of a past when people did not live in fear
Cataloging source
MNJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradbury, Ray
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
890
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
PS3503.R167
LC item number
F4 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gaiman, Neil
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Totalitarianism
  • Book burning
  • Censorship
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
  • "The sixtieth-anniversary edition commemorates Ray Bradbury's masterpiece with a new introduction by Neil Gaiman; personal essays on the genesis of the novel by the author, a wealth of critical essays and reviews by Nelson Algren, Harold Bloom, Margaret Atwood, and others ..."--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
849346222
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
  • 60th anniversary edition.
  • First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
  • "The sixtieth-anniversary edition commemorates Ray Bradbury's masterpiece with a new introduction by Neil Gaiman; personal essays on the genesis of the novel by the author, a wealth of critical essays and reviews by Nelson Algren, Harold Bloom, Margaret Atwood, and others ..."--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
849346222
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
  • 60th anniversary edition.
  • First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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