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Beast of the Heartland, and other stories

Author: Lucius Shepard
Publisher: New York : Four Walls Eight Windows ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed to the trade by Publishers Group West, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stories mixing crime, westerns and fantasy. In the title story, a battered boxer on the decline reflects on the animalism of boxers, while Barnacle Bill the Spacer is on a mutiny in space.
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucius Shepard
ISBN: 1568581262 9781568581262
OCLC Number: 40668196
Description: 292 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Barnacle Bill, the spacer --
A little night music --
Human history --
Sports in America --
The sun spider --
All the perfumes of Araby --
Beast of the Heartland.
Other Titles: Barnacle Bill the Spacer, and other stories
Responsibility: by Lucius Shepard.
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Headed by the award-winning author of "Barnacle Bill the Spacer", this dazzling collection contains seven tales that explore the darkside where science fiction meets horror.  Read more...

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