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A good scent from a strange mountain : stories

Author: Robert Olen Butler
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Grove Press edView all editions and formats
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Butler's Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of stories about the aftermath of the Vietnam War and its impact on the Vietnamese is reissued. Includes two subsequently published stories that complete the collection's narrative journey, returning to the jungles of Vietnam.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 0802137989 9780802137982
OCLC Number: 45413597
Notes: First published in 1992 by Henry Holt & Co., Inc., NY. This Grove edition includes 2 stories -"Salem" and "Missing"- not included in the original collection. -- T.p. verso
Awards: Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, 1993
Description: 269 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Open arms --
Mr. Green --
The trip back --
Fairy tale --
Crickets --
Letters from my father --
Love --
Mid-autumn --
In the clearing --
A ghost story --
Snow --
Relic --
Preparation --
The American couple --
A good scent from a strange mountain --
Salem --
Missing.
Responsibility: by Robert Olen Butler.

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