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The man in the gray flannel suit

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New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, 2002.
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276 pages ; 21 cm.
Universally acclaimed when first published in 1955, The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit captured the mood of a generation. Its title -- like Catch-22 and Fahrenheit 451 -- has become a part of America's cultural vocabulary. Tom Rath doesn't want anything extraordinary out of life: just a decent home, enough money to support his family, and a career that won't crush his spirit. After returning from World War II, he takes a PR job at a television network. It is inane, dehumanizing work. But when a series of personal crises force him to reexamine his priorities -- and take responsibility for his past -- he is finally moved to carve out an identity for himself. This is Sloan Wilson's searing indictment of a society that had just begun to lose touch with its citizens. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit is a classic of American literature and the basis of the award-winning film starring Gregory Peck. "A consequential novel." -- Saturday Review
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wilson, S. (2002). The man in the gray flannel suit. New York: Four Walls Eight Windows.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wilson, Sloan, 1920-2003. 2002. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit. New York: Four Walls Eight Windows.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wilson, Sloan, 1920-2003, The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit. New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wilson, Sloan. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit. New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2002. Print.

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