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The god of war

Author: Marisa Silver
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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The year is 1978. Ares Ramirez, age 12, lives with his mother, Laurel, and his younger brother Malcolm in a trailer at the edge of the Salton Sea, an unintentionally man-made body of water in the middle of the Southern California desert. It is a desolate, forgotten place, whose inhabitants thrive amidst seemingly impossible circumstances. Where birds fly by day across the desert sky, by night government fighter  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Silver, Marisa.
God of war.
New York : Simon & Schuster, c2008
(OCoLC)609088052
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marisa Silver
ISBN: 9781416563167 1416563164
OCLC Number: 145147121
Description: 271 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Marisa Silver.
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An indelible novel from acclaimed author Marisa Silver, set in the California desert, about the end of childhood.  Read more...

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""The God of War" is such a stunning dive into a desert landscape few have understood and loved as deeply as Marisa Silver. It is no man's land, and every man's land -- there, her people wage epic Read more...

 
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