The Resource One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Title
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Summary
An international bestseller and the basis for the hugely successful film, Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is one of the defining works of the 1960s.In this classic novel, Ken Kesey’s hero is Randle Patrick McMurphy, a boisterous, brawling, fun-loving rebel who swaggers into the world of a mental hospital and takes over. A lusty, life-affirming fighter, McMurphy rallies the other patients around him by challenging the dictatorship of Nurse Ratched. He promotes gambling in the ward, smuggles in wine and women, and openly defies the rules at every turn. But this defiance, which starts as a sport, soon develops into a grim struggle, an all-out war between two relentless opponents: Nurse Ratched, backed by the full power of authority, and McMurphy, who has only his own indomitable will. What happens when Nurse Ratched uses her ultimate weapon against McMurphy provides the story’s shocking climax.“BRILLIANT!”—Time“A SMASHING ACHIEVEMENT...A TRULY ORIGINAL NOVEL!”—Mark Schorer“Mr. Kesey has created a world that is convincing, alive and glowing within its own boundaries...His is a large, robust talent, and he has written a large, robust book.”—Saturday Review
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Kesey, Ken
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  • Literature
  • Classic Literature
  • Fiction
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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Isbn
9781101209042
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optical disk
Label
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:ce6ad9b9-6435-45e8-9a0e-74dcb44e6e4f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101209042
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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