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Light action in the Caribbean : stories

Author: Barry Holstun Lopez
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From the author of the National Book Award-winning "Arctic Dreams" comes a masterful new collection of stories. Moving, tender, and demonstrating an extraordinary range, this major work of short fiction is by a writer at the top of his form.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Western fiction
Fiction
Western stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lopez, Barry Holstun, 1945-
Light action in the Caribbean.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2000
(OCoLC)606417253
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Holstun Lopez
ISBN: 0679434550 9780679434559
OCLC Number: 43323632
Description: vii, 162 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Remembering orchards --
Stolen horses --
Thomas Lowdermilk's generosity --
In the Garden of the Lords of War --
Emory bear hands' birds --
In the great bend of the Souris River --
The deaf girl --
Ruben Mendoza Vega, Suzuki professor of early Caribbean history, University of Florida at Gainesville, offers a history of the United States based on personal experience --
The letters of heaven --
Mornings in Quarain --
The construction of the Rachel --
Light action in the Caribbean --
The mappist.
Responsibility: Barry Lopez.
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From the author of the National Book Award-winning "Arctic Dreams" comes a masterful new collection of stories. Moving, tender, and demonstrating an extraordinary range, this major work of short fiction is by a writer at the top of his form.

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