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The best American essays. 1994

Author: Tracy KidderNicholson BakerTed ConoverDavid DenbyAndre DubusAll authors
Publisher: New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1994.
Series: Best American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Essays
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Kidder; Nicholson Baker; Ted Conover; David Denby; Andre Dubus; Stanley Elkin; Louise Erdrich; Ian Frazier; Darcy Frey; Adam Gopnik; Stephen Jay Gould; Lucy Grealy; Vicki Hearne; Jamaica Kincaid; Mark Kramer; William Langewiesche; James Alan McPherson; S Oso; Cynthia Ozick; Lauren Slater; Paul Theroux; John Updike
ISBN: 0395692547 9780395692547
OCLC Number: 1016077152
Performer(s): Robert Atwan, series editor.
Description: 321 pages
Contents: Survival of the fittest / Nicholson Baker --
Trucking through the AIDS belt / Ted Conover --
Does Homer have legs? / David Denby --
Tracks and ties / Andre Dubus III --
Out of one's tree / Stanley Elkin --
Skunk dreams / Louise Erdrich --
The frankest interview yet / Ian Frazier --
The last shot / Darcy Frey --
Death in Venice / Adam Gopnik --
Cordelia's dilemma / Stephen Jay Gould --
Mirrorings / Lucy Grealy --
Can an ape tell a joke? / Vicki Hearne --
Alien soil / Jamaica Kincaid --
Escape from Moscow / Mark Kramer --
The turn / William Langewiesche --
Ivy days in the empty room / James A. McPherson --
Lots / S. Oso --
Rushdie in the Louvre / Cynthia Ozick --
Striptease / Lauren Slater --
Chatwin revisited / Paul Theroux --
The disposable rocket / John Updike.
Series Title: Best American series.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Tracy Kidder.

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