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The brothers K

Author: David James Duncan
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel spans decades of loyalty, anger, regret, and love in the lives of the Chance family. Here there is a father whose dreams of glory on a baseball field are shattered by a mill accident, a mother who clings obsessively to a religion as a ward against the darkest hour of her past; and four brothers who come of age during the seismic upheavals of the sixties and who each choose their own way to deal with what  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David James Duncan
ISBN: 055337849X 9780553378498
OCLC Number: 34077116
Awards: Short-listed for Oregon Book Awards (Fiction) 1993
Description: ix, 645 ; 21 cm
Responsibility: David James Duncan.
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This novel spans decades of loyalty, anger, regret, and love in the lives of the Chance family. Here there is a father whose dreams of glory on a baseball field are shattered by a mill accident, a mother who clings obsessively to a religion as a ward against the darkest hour of her past; and four brothers who come of age during the seismic upheavals of the sixties and who each choose their own way to deal with what the world has become.

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