Getting Even

Getting Even

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The popular humorist contributes to the current flood of literature on the Mafia, mysticism, the Third Reich, and the twenties
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Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 101.6 x 172.72 x 10.16mm | 68.04g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Vintage Books ed
  • 0394726405
  • 9780394726403
  • 165,702

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Woody Allen revenges himself upon such significant subjects as death, obesity, organized crime, the invention of the sandwich, adult education, laundry lists of famous people, and Latin American revolutionaries.
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About Woody Allen

Woody Allen's prolific career as a comic, writer, and filmmaker has now spanned more than six decades. He writes frequently for The New Yorker and is the author of Without Feathers, Getting Even, and Side Effects, among other books.
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The classic, with 316,000 copies sold to date.
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Table of contents

The Metterling Lists
A Look at Organized Crime
The Schmeed Memoirs
My Philosophy
Yes, But Can the Steam Engine Do This?
Death Knocks
Spring Bulletin
Hassidic Tales
The Gossage-Vardebedian Papers
Notes from the Overfed
A Twenties Memory
Count Dracula
A Little Louder, Please
Conversations with Helmholtz
Viva Vargas!
The Discovery and Use of the Fake Ink Blot
Mr. Big
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5,161 ratings
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4 39% (1,994)
3 22% (1,135)
2 5% (240)
1 1% (58)
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