|Plot Summary of The Great American Novel|
|"THE GREAT AMERICAN NOVEL is a book published by Philip Roth in 1973.
This is the sad story of the Ruppert Mundys, a baseball team of the mythical Patriot League, how they were forced in the year 1943 to play all their games away because their owner sold their home stadium to the U.S. Army.
The book is an excellent satire of the american society."
Daniel Staebler, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The Great American Novel|
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Tone of book?
Time/era of story
Kind of sport:
- sports figure
- White (American)
How sensitive is this character?
- middling sensitive to others' feelings
- Average intelligence
- very athletic
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 3 ()
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references
- No single main character?
Amount of dialog
- significantly more descript than dialog
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