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George Anderson : notes for a love song in Imperial time

Author: Peter Dimock
Publisher: Champaign, Il : Dalkey Archive Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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For over twenty-five years, ghost-writer Theo Fales has been helping retired generals and CIA directors justify their decisions in the first-person. One day, however, hearing a song at a colleague's memorial service, Theo has a vision, sensing in the music a completely different way to live. How can he reconcile this revelation with his professional allegiance to power? Is he mad, or has history itself lost its way?
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dimock, Peter, 1950-
George Anderson.
(DLC) 2012033347
(OCoLC)783162810
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Dimock
ISBN: 9781564788344 1564788342
OCLC Number: 882106737
Description: 1 online resource (160 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Epigraph; Contents; A Letter to David Kallen; FIRST WEEK; SECOND WEEK; THIRD WEEK; FOURTH WEEK; FIRST TWO DAYS OF THE FIFTH WEEK; DOCUMENTS; Letter; Author's Note; About the Author; Copyright; Other Works by Peter Dimock.
Responsibility: Peter Dimock.

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For over twenty-five years, ghost-writer Theo Fales has been helping retired generals and CIA directors justify their decisions in the first-person. One day, however, hearing a song at a colleague's memorial service, Theo has a vision, sensing in the music a completely different way to live. How can he reconcile this revelation with his professional allegiance to power? Is he mad, or has history itself lost its way?

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