Thank you for shopping with us
every book you buy helps support our independent journalism

Dangling Man

Saul Bellow

(author)

Paperback
When his induction into the army is delayed, Joseph finds himself facing a year of idleness. This journal presents an account of his restless wanderings through Chicago's streets, his musings on the past, his psychological reaction to his inactivity while war rages around him, and his uneasy insights into the nature of freedom and choice.
The publisher is temporarily out of stock
SKU
9780141188775
Price £10.00 RRP £10.99

Worldwide delivery available. Read more...

Return purchased items within 30 days for a full refund.

Neuroscientist Dean Burnett's new book on mental health

"Compelling and wise and rational" – Jon Ronson

Expecting to be inducted into the army, Joseph has given up his job and carefully prepared for his departure to the battlefront. When a series of mix-ups delays his induction, he finds himself facing a year of idleness. Dangling Man is his journal, a wonderful account of his restless wanderings through Chicago's streets, his musings on the past, his psychological reaction to his inactivity while war rages around him, and his uneasy insights into the nature of freedom and choice.
More Information
Book publisherPenguin Books Ltd
Publication date30 Aug 2007
FormatPaperback
Pages208
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:Dangling Man

Recently reviewed in the Guardian and the Observer

Newsletter Fashion Box
WANT A DISCOUNT?