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Nemesis

by Philip Roth

Set in a Newark neighborhood during a terrifying polio outbreak, Nemesis is a wrenching examination of the forces of circumstance on our lives. Bucky Cantor is a vigorous, dutiful twenty-three-year-old playground director during the summer of 1944. A javelin thrower and weightlifter, he is disappointed with himself because his weak eyes have exclud...
Publish Date
2011
October 4
Goodreads rating
3.81
ISBN
9780307475008
Tags
fictionhistorical-fiction
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