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Field observations : stories

Author: Rob Davidson
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Field Observations, the debut fiction collection from Rob Davidson, contains stories about people who find themselves at difficult turning points in their lives - times when they are faced with hard choices, broken promises, and the fear of self-destruction. Davidson's characters are diverse: a retired math teacher, an auto repair worker, a technical writer, a nurse living overseas. What connects them is the way  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Davidson, Rob, 1967-
Field observations.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)606571291
Online version:
Davidson, Rob, 1967-
Field observations.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)608412104
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Davidson
ISBN: 0826213340 9780826213341
OCLC Number: 46320976
Description: ix, 193 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Inventory --
You Have to Say Something --
The Hillside Slasher --
Field Observations --
A Private Life --
Maintenance --
Barnstorming --
What We Leave Behind --
Body Work.
Responsibility: by Rob Davidson.

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