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The fountainhead
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Author:
Published:
New York : Plume, [1994].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
xiii, 736 pages ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 7 - AR Pts: 53
Lexile measure:
780L
Status:
Description
The revolutionary literary vision that sowed the seeds of Objectivism, Ayn Rand's groundbreaking philosophy, and brought her immediate worldwide acclaim. This modern classic is the story of intransigent young architect Howard Roark, whose integrity was as unyielding as granite...of Dominique Francon, the exquisitely beautiful woman who loved Roark passionately, but married his worst enemy...and of the fanatic denunciation unleashed by an enraged society against a great creator. As fresh today as it was then, Rand's provocative novel presents one of the most challenging ideas in all of fiction--that man's ego is the fountainhead of human progress... "A writer of great power. She has a subtle and ingenious mind and the capacity of writing brilliantly, beautifully, bitterly...This is the only novel of ideas written by an American woman that I can recall."-- The New York Times
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0452273331 (pbk.) :
Reading Level:
UG
Level 7, 53 Points
Lexile measure:
780
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rand, A. (1994). The fountainhead. New York: Plume.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rand, Ayn. 1994. The Fountainhead. New York: Plume.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rand, Ayn, The Fountainhead. New York: Plume, 1994.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rand, Ayn. The Fountainhead. New York: Plume, 1994. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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