Atlas shrugged / Ayn Rand

Author(s): Rand, Ayn
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Subjects: Egoism--Fiction
Capitalism--Fiction
Objectivism (Philosophy)--Fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Plume, [1999], c1992
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xv, 1168 p. ; 23 cm
Notes: ISBN: 0452011876 (pbk.) :$17.95
ISBN: 9780452011878 (pbk.)
"With an introduction by Leonard Peikoff"--Cover
Contents: pt. I. Non-contradiction -- I. The theme -- II. The chain -- III. The top and the bottom -- IV. The immovable movers -- V. The climax of the d'Anconias -- VI. The non-commercial -- VII. The exploiters and the exploited -- VIII. The John Galt line -- IX. The sacred and the profane -- X. Wyatt's torch --
Contents: pt. II. Either-or -- I. The man who belonged on Earth -- II. The aristocracy of pull -- III. White blackmail -- IV. The sanction of the victim -- V. Account overdrawn -- VI. Miracle metal -- VII. The moratorium on brains -- VIII. By our love -- IX. The face without pain or fear or guilt -- X. The sign of the dollar --
Contents: pt. III. A is A -- I. Atlantis -- II. The utopia of greed -- III. Anti-greed -- IV. Anti-life -- V. Their brothers' keepers -- VI. The concerto of deliverance -- VII. "This is John Galt speaking" -- VIII. The egoist -- IX. The generator -- X. In the name of the best within us
Summary: The decisions of a few industrial leaders shake the roots of capitalism and reawaken man's awareness of himself as an heroic being
OCLC Number: 42192512
ISBN/ISSN: 0452011876
9780452011878