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A new life.

Author: Bernard Malamud
Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy [1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sy Levin, a 30-year-old high school teacher beset by alcohol and bad decisions, leaves New York for the Pacific Northwest to start over as a college professor, imagining that an extraordinary new life awaits him there. Soon after arriving, he realizes that he had fallen for the myth of the West as a place of personal reinvention.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Malamud, Bernard.
New life.
New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy [1961]
(OCoLC)852771902
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Malamud
ISBN: 0374221286 9780374221287
OCLC Number: 288681
Description: 367 pages 22 cm

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Sy Levin, a 30-year-old high school teacher beset by alcohol and bad decisions, leaves New York for the Pacific Northwest to start over as a college professor, imagining that an extraordinary new life awaits him there. Soon after arriving, he realizes that he had fallen for the myth of the West as a place of personal reinvention.

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