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Closing time : a memoir

Author: Joe Queenan
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Queenan's deeply funny and affecting memoir about his great escape from a childhood of poverty in a Philadelphia housing project in the early 1960s.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Named Person: Joe Queenan; Joe Queenan; Joe Queenan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Queenan
ISBN: 9780670020638 067002063X
OCLC Number: 233547945
Description: 338 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The man on the roof --
Sin City --
The predicament --
Domine, non sum dignus --
Semper fidelis --
The parting of the Reed Sea --
Twilight of the apothecaries --
C'est magnifique, mais ce n'est pas la guerre --
Second fiddle --
Management potential --
Walkabout --
Closing time --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Joe Queenan.
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Queenan's deeply funny and affecting memoir about his great escape from a childhood of poverty in a Philadelphia housing project in the early 1960s.

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