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50th Anniversary for 'Fahrenheit 451'

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50th Anniversary for 'Fahrenheit 451'

50th Anniversary for 'Fahrenheit 451'

50th Anniversary for 'Fahrenheit 451'

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Alan Cheuse looks at the 50th anniversary edition of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451. More than five million copies of the book have been sold since its first publication in 1953; Bradbury's message on censorship and the power of books continues to draw in readers today.