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Disappearances : a novel

Author: Howard Frank Mosher
Publisher: Boston : David R. Godine, 1984, ©1977.
Series: Nonpareil book, 33.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The time: 1932, just before the repeal of Prohibition and just shy of Wild Bill's 14th birthday. The place: Vermont, near the Canadian border. Bill's dad, desperate to preserve his cattle herd through a bitter winter, resorts to smuggling whiskey--a traditional family occupation. He takes his son on a voyage that will remain etched in the reader's mind: a journey into the demonic and spellbinding past. What they  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Frank Mosher
ISBN: 0879235241 9780879235246
OCLC Number: 12644058
Description: 255 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Nonpareil book, 33.
Responsibility: by Howard Frank Mosher.

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Needing money to buy feed for his cows through the winter of 1932-33, Quebec Bill Bonhomme, latest of his clan of hardy Vermonters, returns to whiskey smuggling and introduces his fourteen-year-old  Read more...

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