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The country ahead of us, the country behind : stories

Author: David Guterson
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1996.
Series: Vintage contemporaries
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage contemporaries edView all editions and formats
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Publisher's description: Like his novel, Snow Falling On Cedars, for which he received the PEN/Faulkner Award, Guterson's beautifully observed and emotionally piercing short stories are set largely in the Pacific Northwest. In these vast landscapes, hunting, fishing, and sports are the givens of men's lives. With prose that stings like the scent of gunpowder, this is a collection of power.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Guterson, David.
Country ahead of us, the country behind.
New York : Vintage Books, 1996
(OCoLC)647549731
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Guterson
ISBN: 0679767185 9780679767183
OCLC Number: 32970061
Description: 164 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Angels in the snow --
Opening day --
Day of the moonwalk --
Aliens --
Wood rouse on a high promontory overlooking Canada --
Piranhas --
Three hunters --
American elm --
Arcturus --
The flower garden.
Series Title: Vintage contemporaries
Responsibility: by David Guterson.
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Publisher's description: Like his novel, Snow Falling On Cedars, for which he received the PEN/Faulkner Award, Guterson's beautifully observed and emotionally piercing short stories are set largely in the Pacific Northwest. In these vast landscapes, hunting, fishing, and sports are the givens of men's lives. With prose that stings like the scent of gunpowder, this is a collection of power.

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