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Tracking the ghost of his childhood through that Pacific mist, Brautigan tends to sound more like the Hemingway of the Nick Adams stories than like Mark Twain. The farm stood at the foot of the hill.
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Proulx tells the stories of the descendants of Sel and Duquet over three hundred years — their travels across North America, to Europe, China, and New Zealand, under stunningly brutal conditions; the revenge of rivals; accidents; pestilence; Indian attacks; and cultural annihilation.
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Sometimes they will perform the hated task, but weep openly as they do so. Bryan Bunch Bryan Bunch has been a science writer and editor for over 40 years. The Churchills and the Kennedys, was published in by Crown. Within, a weight, a sense of being occupied, with more than its inhabitants.
The Second Foundation, which possesses a similar ability, later turn it against him and transform him into a pacifist. A nation of warriors and fanatics, marching forward in perfect unity, all thinking the same thoughts and shouting the same slogans, perpetually working, fighting, triumphing, persecuting - three hundred million people all with the same face.
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The beautiful and still entrancing illusion of America provides the occasion for satiric thrusts against the missuse of a continent. While Brautigan first began to establish his reputation as a poet, often gave poetry readings at universities, and for a time was poet-in-residence at Cal Tech University, it was a curious novel titled Trout Fishing in America which first brought him wide recognition, and he is clearly better known today as a novelist than as a writer of poems or short stories.
And as their marriage splinters, so too does the border between sanity and rage; between this world, and the inexplicable beyond. United in their resistance to the madness and tyranny of Nazism, they flee the country. His advice on what to do when you file a claim and how to reform the industry makes this book an essential in every family library.
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The submissive, yet steely Grace yearns for marriage; the sleekly sophisticated Edda burns to be a doctor; down-to-earth but courageous Tufts burns never to marry; and the beautiful, scarred Kitty yearns for a love free from male ownership.
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When she is six, she goes blind, and her father builds her a model of their neighborhood, every house, every manhole, so she can memorise it with her fingers and navigate the real streets with her feet and cane.
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