By Tom Wolfe
A dissection of greed-obsessed the United States a decade after The Bonfire of the Vanities and at the cusp of the millennium, from the grasp chronicler of yank tradition Tom Wolfe
Charlie Croker, as soon as a fabled university soccer megastar, is now a late-middle-aged Atlanta genuine property entrepreneur-turned conglomerate king. His expansionist targets and outsize ego have eventually hit up opposed to truth. Charlie has a 28,000 acre quail capturing plantation, a tender and significant moment spouse and a half-empty downtown tower with a extraordinary load of debt. Wolfe indicates us modern the US with all of the verve, wit, and perception that experience made him our so much in demand novelist.
‘Enthralling adequate even to meet The Bonfire of the Vanities devotees...humane and redemptive’ – Sunday Times
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