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Thanatos Syndrome
By Walker Percy

The Thanatos Syndrome

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Thanatos Syndrome by Walker Percy

Book Description

Returning home to the small Louisiana parish where he had praticed psychiatry, Dr. Tom More quickly notices something strange occuring with the townfolk, a loss of inhibitions. Behind this mystery is a dangerous plot drug the local water supply, and a discovery that takes More into the underside of the American search for happiness.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780312243326
ISBN-10: 0312243324
Format: Paperback / softback
(208mm x 140mm x 25mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Walker Percy

Confederacy of Dunces by Walker Percy Confederacy of Dunces, Paperback (April 2011)

Ignatius J Reilly is fat, flatulent, eloquent and almost unemployable. By the standards of ordinary folk he is pretty much unhinged, too. But is he bothered by this? No. For this misanthropic crusader against an America fallen into vice and ignorance has a mission: to rescue a naked female philosopher in distress.

What's That Pig Outdoors? by Walker Percy What's That Pig Outdoors?, Paperback (July 2010)

An updated version of the memoir that changed perceptions of the deaf

Moviegoer by Walker Percy Moviegoer, Paperback (February 2004)

The portrait of a New Orleans stockbroker, Binx Bolling, turning thirty and caught between ennui and a need for redemption through women, family or personal revelation, 'The Moviegoer' won the National Book Award in the USA on its first publication in 1961.

Lancelot by Walker Percy Lancelot, Paperback (October 1999)

Confined in the Institute for Aberrant Behavior, Lancelot Andrewes Lamar, scion of a distinguished Southern family and disenchanted liberal lawyer, tells a psychiatrist-priest of his efforts to prove his wife's infidelity and his decision to begin life anew.

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Author Biography - Walker Percy

Walker Percy is the author of over ten books of fiction and nonfiction, including the bestsellers" The Moviegoer" and "The Thanatos Syndrome." He was awarded numerous prizes during his lifetime, including the National Book Award, and is considered to be one of the greatest American writers of our time. He died in 1990.

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