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American wives

Author: Beth Helms
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2003.
Series: Iowa short fiction award.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A military wife has an unexpected sexual encounter; another woman's husband has an affair with her best friend; a young woman finds herself destined to repeat the patterns of her mother's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Helms, Beth, 1965-
American wives.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)606985479
Online version:
Helms, Beth, 1965-
American wives.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)609084040
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beth Helms
ISBN: 0877458685 9780877458685
OCLC Number: 51755803
Description: 150 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: American wives --
The confines of civilized behavior --
Men in Italy --
Oysters --
Collected stories --
Once --
Telling stories --
Glazing --
Antique map collecting.
Series Title: Iowa short fiction award.
Responsibility: Beth Helms.

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"Beth Helms's American Wives is a smart, various look at the uneasy bargains women strike with matrimony, but its real subject is the eternal push/pull of intimacy and identity.... American Wives is Read more...

 
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