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Author: Salvatore Scibona
Publisher: Saint Paul, Minn. : Graywolf Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is August 15, 1953, the day of a street carnival in the Italian enclave of Elephant Park, Ohio, when Rocco LaGrassa receives an excruciating piece of news: his son has died in a POW camp in Korea. Against the background of immigration, broken loyalties, and racial hostility, the story presents everything Rocco sees through the eyes of various characters in the crowd.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Scibona, Salvatore.
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Saint Paul, Minn. : Graywolf Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007938134
(OCoLC)176972585
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Salvatore Scibona
OCLC Number: 680262421
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (297 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Salvatore Scibona.

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It is August 15, 1953, the day of a street carnival in the Italian enclave of Elephant Park, Ohio, when Rocco LaGrassa receives an excruciating piece of news: his son has died in a POW camp in Korea. Against the background of immigration, broken loyalties, and racial hostility, the story presents everything Rocco sees through the eyes of various characters in the crowd.

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