Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Amerika - 96 edition

Amerika (ISBN10: 0805210644; ISBN13: 9780805210644)
ISBN13: 978-0805210644
ISBN10: 0805210644

Summary: ''Kafka's first and funniest novel, Amerika tells the story of the young immigrant Karl Rossmann who, after an embarrassing sexual misadventure, finds himself ''packed off to America'' by his parents. Expected to redeem himself in this magical land of opportunity, young Karl is swept up instead in a whirlwind of dizzying reversals, strange escapades, and picaresque adventures.'' ''Although Kafka never visited America, images of its vast landscape, dangers, and opportunities inspired ...show morethis saga of the ''golden land.'' Here is a startlingly modern, fantastic and visionary tale of America ''as a place no one has yet seen, in a historical period that can't be identified,'' writes E. L. Doctorow in his new foreword. ''Kafka made his first novel from his own mind's mythic elements,'' Doctorow explains, ''and the research data that caught his eye were bent like light rays in a field of gravity.''''--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 96
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Schocken Books, Inc.
Published: 07/28/1996
International: No



List Price: $14.00
Used $3.50
Used
Save $10.50 (75%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 15 hours and 55 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 12/19/2014
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

55 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Amerika
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (55)  |  New (10)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (6)  |  Good (25)  |  Acceptable (11)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$4.12
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Aidadeals
Jersey City, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.8
0805210644
$8.14
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Natarajbooks
Springfield, VA
Seller Rating: 4.06
0805210644 *LIKE NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!
$10.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Village Green Books
Norman, OK
Seller Rating: 0
1996 Soft cover Fine
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close