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The book of men : poems

Author: Dorianne Laux
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems by Dorianne Laux that explore themes related to love, war, and urban culture.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorianne Laux
ISBN: 9780393079555 0393079554
OCLC Number: 601107901
Awards: Winner of Paterson Poetry Prize 2012.
Description: 91 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Staff Sgt. Metz --
A short history of the apple --
Bakersfield, 1969 --
Late-night TV --
Mick Jagger (World Tour, 2008) --
Juneau --
Learning to drive --
Lighter --
Superman --
Monks in the Grande Chartreuse --
Men --
Homicide detective: a film noir --
Boby Dylan --
Mine own Phil Levine --
The Beatles --
Fourth of July --
The secret of backs --
Foster child --
Lost in Costco --
The rising --
Second chances --
Middle name --
Fog --
Antilamentation --
Cher --
The mysterious human heart in New York --
Dog moon --
To kiss Frank --
Dark charms --
Gold --
Mother's Day --
Emily said --
Over the hedge --
Who needs us? --
Fall --
Roots.
Responsibility: Dorianne Laux.
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