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The lay of the land

Author: Richard Ford
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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With "The Sportswriter," in 1985, Richard Ford began a cycle of novels that ten years later--after "Independence Day"--won both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award. Now, Frank Bascombe's story resumes, in the fall of 2000, with the presidential election still hanging in the balance and Thanksgiving looming before him with all the perils of a post-nuclear family get-together.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ford, Richard, 1944-
Lay of the land.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)636866683
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Ford
ISBN: 0679454683 9780679454687 0676972489 9780676972481
OCLC Number: 70921365
Description: 485 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: by Richard Ford.
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With "The Sportswriter," in 1985, Richard Ford began a cycle of novels that ten years later--after "Independence Day"--won both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award. Now, Frank Bascombe's story resumes, in the fall of 2000, with the presidential election still hanging in the balance and Thanksgiving looming before him with all the perils of a post-nuclear family get-together.

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