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Bel·low(bĕl′ō), Saul 1915-2005.
Canadian-born American writer whose novels, including Dangling Man (1944) and Humboldt's Gift (1975), often concern an alienated individual within an indifferent society. He won the 1976 Nobel Prize for literature.
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