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Author: James Salter
Publisher: London Picador, 2014. ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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All That Is explores a life unfolding in a world on the brink of change. The life is that of Philip Bowman and we see his formative experiences as a young naval officer in battles off Okinawa, his post-war career as a book editor in New York, his trips to the great European cities - for publishing parties in London, romantic holidays in Paris. But despite his success, what eludes him is love. His first marriage goes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Salter
ISBN: 9781447238270 1447238273
OCLC Number: 887687581
Notes: First published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Awards: Long-listed for The Folio Prize 2014 (UK)
Description: 383 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: James Salter.

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A major new novel from the universally acclaimed master and PEN/Faulkner winner James Salter. A sweeping, seductive love story set in the years after World War II.  Read more...

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'A beautiful novel, with sufficient love, heartbreak, vengeance, identity confusion, longing, and euphoria of language to have satisfied Shakespeare.' John Irving 'The best novel I've read in years. Read more...

 
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