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Hannah Coulter : a novel

Author: Wendell Berry
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Shoemaker & Hoard, ©2004.
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In the latest installment in Wendell Berry's long story about the citizens of Port William, Hannah Coulter remembers. Her first husband, Virgil, was declared "missing in action" shortly after the Battle of the Bulge, and after she married Nathan Coulter about all he could tell Hannah about the Battle of Okinawa was "Ignorant boys, killing each other." The community was stunned and diminished by the war, with some of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pastoral fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wendell Berry
ISBN: 1593760361 9781593760366 1593760787 9781593760786
OCLC Number: 55633984
Description: 190 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Story continuing --
Steadman --
Future shining before us --
Virgil --
What we were --
One of the Feltners, a member of Port William --
"Missing" --
Nathan --
Generosity --
Our place --
Membership --
Burley --
Ivy --
Room of love --
Better chance --
M.B. Coulter --
Caleb --
Margaret --
Branches --
Living --
Okinawa --
Next? --
Virge --
Given --
Acknowledgments --
Map of Port William --
Genealogy of Port William.
Responsibility: Wendell Berry.
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In the latest installment in Wendell Berry's long story about the citizens of Port William, Kentucky, readers learn of the Coulters' children, of the Feltners and Branches, and how survivors "live  Read more...

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A Good Life Well Lived

by ricklibrarian (WorldCat user published 2005-11-14) Excellent Permalink
Being a person who grew up in a rural setting but moved to a suburb, I find this book about rural lives is very thought provoking.Wendell Berry is a poet, novelist, and essayist, who has often written about rural America, the environment, and moral values. He included all of these elements in Hannah...
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