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Elbow room : stories

Author: James Alan McPherson
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Twelve stories explore the borders between black and white America as they are crossed and known by students and Peace Corps volunteers of the 1960s, failed preachers, young punks, jealous lovers, and others.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Alan McPherson
ISBN: 0316563285 9780316563284
OCLC Number: 2965160
Notes: "An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1978.
Description: ix, 241 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Why I like country music. --
The story of a dead man. --
The silver bullet. --
The faithful. --
Problems of art. --
The story of a scar. --
I am an American. --
Widows and orphans. --
A loaf of bread. --
Just enough for the city. --
A sense of story. --
Elbow room.
Responsibility: by James Alan McPherson.

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Twelve stories explore the borders between black and white America as they are crossed and known by students and Peace Corps volunteers of the 1960s, failed preachers, young punks, jealous lovers, and others.

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