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Author: Garrison Keillor
Publisher: London : Faber, 1986, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of humorous pieces in which the author reflects on our lives and times. From the author of THE BOOK OF GUYS and RADIO ROMANCE.

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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garrison Keillor
ISBN: 0571146961 9780571146963
OCLC Number: 14128951
Notes: Originally published: New York : Atheneum, 1981.
Description: 269 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Part one: Jack Schmidt, Arts administrator --
Don : the true story of a young person --
WLT (The Edgar era) --
The Slim Graves Show --
Friendly neighbor --
The Tip-top Club --
Jack Schmidt on the burning sands --
My North Dakota railroad days. Part two: Attitude --
Around the Horne --
The new baseball --
How are the legs, Sam? Part three: The new Washington : an inside story --
U.S. still on top, says the rest of the world --
Congress in crisis : the Proximity Bill --
Re the Tower Project --
How it was in America a week ago Tuesday --
Mission to mandala --
Nana Hami ba reba. (cont.) Part four: My stepmother, myself --
Plainfolks --
The people's shopper --
Your wedding and you --
Shy rights : why not pretty soon? --
The lowliest bush a purple sage would be --
Local family keeps son happy --
Oya life these days --
Your transit commission --
Be careful --
Ten stories for Mr. Richard Brautigan, and other stories. Part five: After a fall --
The drunkard's Sunday --
Happy to be here --
Drowning 1954.
Responsibility: Garrison Keillor.

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