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Accordion crimes

Author: Annie Proulx
Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Thorndike Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1890 in Sicily, an accordion maker and his eleven-year-old son, carrying little more than his finest button accordion, begin their voyage to the teeming, violent port of New Orleans. Within a year, the accordion maker is murdered, but his instrument carries into another community of immigrants founding a new town in Iowa.--
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annie Proulx
ISBN: 0786208015 9780786208012
OCLC Number: 34782759
Notes: "Thorndike large print Basic series"--Title page verso.
Description: 778 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: E. Annie Proulx.

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In 1890 in Sicily, an accordion maker and his eleven-year-old son, carrying little more than his finest button accordion, begin their voyage to the teeming, violent port of New Orleans. Within a year, the accordion maker is murdered, but his instrument carries into another community of immigrants founding a new town in Iowa.--

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