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My name is Saroyan

Author: William Saroyan; James H Tashjian
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1984, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harvest/HBJ edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Saroyan; James H Tashjian
ISBN: 0156623331 9780156623339
OCLC Number: 10751342
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Coward-McCann, ©1983.
Description: 391 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: To the voice of Shah-Mouradian (a poem) --
To the River Euphrates (a poem) --
To Lake Van (a poem) --
A fist fight for Armenia --
The broken wheel --
The barber's apprentice --
The moment of life --
Noneh --
Print --
Hate --
Summer laughter --
The death of children --
Raisins --
Explosion --
Jazz --
Yea and amen --
The barber whose uncle had his head bitten off by a circus tiger --
Home --
The insurance salesman, the peasant, the rug merchant and the potted plant --
The Russian writer --
The two thieves --
The poet --
The monumental arena --
Seven fragments --
Now is the time : a sideshow of the world today --
The Russian singer --
Death --
The young husband and father --
The hours of day and the hours of night --
The body --
The comic page and vital statistics --
What you get for trying your best, if anything --
A nice old-fashioned romance, with love lyrics and everything --
1924 Cadillac for sale --
The first day of summer --
Of love and time --
Piano --
The job --
At the chop suey joint on Larkin Street at two-thirty in the morning --
A flash of the flashlight and the world-shaking question: "Joe?" --
The ride on the great highway in the sky of the sinking sun --
Seven easy ways to make a million dollars --
Genesis --
Problems of writing --
The empty house --
Notes --
The mouse --
California --
A moment of prose in Kansas --
A holy silence --
The Europa Club --
The unpublished writer, rain, and his daughter --
The word --
1933 --
The new arrivals (a play) --
The song --
Life, the magazine, and Harry, the polo man who didn't make the team --
The fable of war between the old complex and the new culture --
The long way to Tipperary --
The life --
Cuba libre --
The last supper --
The three instructions; and the evil step-mother and the beautiful step-daughter --
The theater of war --
Old country stories, part I --
Two old Armenian stories, and one new one --
Axis --
Four little Armenian stories --
The great day coming (a play) --
Two long novels, condensed --
Lauri --
The boy from Kingsburg --
Old country stories, part II --
My witness witnesseth --
Old country stories, part III --
A word to scoffers --
The small trouble that starts at home --
The man who was born under the sign of Scorpio --
Old country stories, part IV --
How it is to be --
A couple of miscellaneous prophecies, more or less guaranteed to come true --
Another day, another dream --
Liberty, 5 cents --
I'm right, the world's wrong --
My financial embarrassment --
The wonderful world of geniuses --
How they got rid of the unwelcome and greedy visitor --
The parachute jump --
A survivor of the influenza epidemic of 1918 --
The friends of the monkeys --
Notes of days gone by --
My grandmother Lucy tells a story without a beginning, a middle or an end --
The man who knew my father as a boy in Bitlis --
One hello and one goodbye --
A moment of freedom and fun --
Hayastan and Charentz --
The gambled coat --
A note on contemporary poetry (a poem) --
The theological student --
The foreigner --
The plot --
A Saroyan trilogy : Saroyan's note. My shoes ; The fire-prevention man and his sister ; The stolen secret --
The rearward dog.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: William Saroyan ; [edited with a commentary by James H. Tashjian].

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