We the Living

Product Number: EB00595338
Released: Feb 26, 2015
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781101137666
Publisher: Signet
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Ayn Rand's first published novel, a timeless story that explores the struggles of the individual against the state in Soviet Russia. First published in 1936, We the Living portrays the impact of the Russian Revolution on three human beings who demand the right to live their own lives and pursue their own happiness. It tells of a young woman's passionate love, held like a fortress against the corrupting evil of a totalitarian state. We the Living is not a story of politics, but of the men and women who have to struggle for existence behind the Red banners and slogans. It is a picture of what those slogans do to human beings. What happens to the defiant ones? What happens to those who succumb? Against a vivid panorama of political revolution and personal revolt, Ayn Rand shows what the theory of socialism means in practice. Includes an Introduction and Afterword by Ayn Rand's Philosophical Heir, Leonard Peikoff

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Author(s): Ayn Rand
Original Publish Date: May 05, 2009

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Author(s): Ayn Rand
Narrator(s): Mary Woods
Product Number Z100097673
Released: Jun 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781483068718

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