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Author: Richard Ford
Publisher: [S.l.] : HarperCollins, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"First, I'll tell about the robbery our parents committed.Then the murders, which happened later." So begins Canada, the unforgettable story of Dell Parsons,a young man forced by catastrophic circumstances to reconcile himself to a world rendered unrecognizable. Spirited across the Montana border into Saskatchewan and taken in by Arthur Remlinger, an enigmatic man whose own past exists on the other side of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ford, Richard, 1944-
Canada.
New York : Ecco, 2012
(DLC) 2011279175
(OCoLC)757482803
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Ford
ISBN: 9781443411141 1443411140 9780061692048 0061692042
OCLC Number: 877891669
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Richard Ford.

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"First, I'll tell about the robbery our parents committed.Then the murders, which happened later." So begins Canada, the unforgettable story of Dell Parsons,a young man forced by catastrophic circumstances to reconcile himself to a world rendered unrecognizable. Spirited across the Montana border into Saskatchewan and taken in by Arthur Remlinger, an enigmatic man whose own past exists on the other side of the border, Dell struggles to understand what his future can be even as he comes to understand the violence simmering below the surface in his new life. In this brilliant novel, set largely in Saskatchewan, Richard Ford has created a masterwork. Haunting and spectacular in vision, Canada is a novel rich with emotional clarity and lyrical precision, and an acute sense of the grandeur of living. It is a classic-in-the-making from one of our time's greatest writers.

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