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Ragtime: A Novel

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4 out of 5
Based on 135 Ratings and 135 Reviews

Book Description
Published in 1975, Ragtime changed our very concept of what a novel could be. An extraordinary tapestry, Ragtime captures the spirit of America in the era between the turn of the century and the First World War.

The story opens in 1906 in New Rochelle, New York, at the home of an affluent American family. One lazy Sunday afternoon, the famous escape artist Harry Houdini swerves his car into... More
Book Information
PublisherRandom House Books For Young Readers
BindingPaperback (33 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages336
Publication Date05/08/2007
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About E. L. Doctorow (Author) : E. L. Doctorow is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of E. L. Doctorow include Ragtime (Unabridged), Arrowsmith.
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