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Affliction

Author: Russell Banks
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Wade Whitehouse is an improbable protagonist for a tragedy. A well-digger and policeman in a bleak New Hampshire town, he is a former high-school star gone to beer fat, a loner with a mean streak. Wade comes to loom in one's mind as a blue-collar American Everyman afflicted by the dark secret of the macho tradition.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Banks, Russell, 1940-
Affliction.
New York : Harper & Row, c1989
(OCoLC)597383308
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Banks
ISBN: 0060161426 9780060161422
OCLC Number: 20304999
Description: 355 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Russell Banks.

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Wade Whitehouse is an improbable protagonist for a tragedy. A well-digger and policeman in a bleak New Hampshire town, he is a former high-school star gone to beer fat, a loner with a mean streak. Wade comes to loom in one's mind as a blue-collar American Everyman afflicted by the dark secret of the macho tradition.

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