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man in the gray flannel suit

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Thorndike Press , Waterville, Me
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StatementSloan Wilson ; introduction by Jonathan Franzen.
GenreFiction.
SeriesThorndike Press large print Perennial Bestsellers series, Thorndike Press large print Perennial Bestseller series.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3573.I475 M3 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination583 p. (large print) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3566644M
ISBN 100786251042
LC Control Number2002043589

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The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit focuses heavily on Tom’s experiences in WWII and allows the audience to understand the trauma Tom experienced during the war in the form of flashbacks. Throughout the film, different incidents trigger Tom to have flashbacks; during one incident Tom spots a young man on the train that reminds him of a young.

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The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit () Plot. Showing all 3 items Jump to: Summaries (3) Summaries. An ex-soldier faces ethical questions as he tries to earn enough to support his wife and children well. Tom soon realizes that he will have to choose between becoming a wholly dedicated company man or maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

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