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Nothing gold can stay : a memoir

Author: Walter Sullivan
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From Walter Sullivan's childhood in 1920s Nashville, where his father died three months after he was born, to the halls of Vanderbilt University, where he taught creative writing for more than fifty years, Sullivan recalls key episodes in his life - often pausing to ponder why some memories of seemingly trivial events persist while others, seemingly more important, have faded from view.".
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sullivan, Walter, 1924-2006.
Nothing gold can stay.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2006
(OCoLC)645993104
Named Person: Walter Sullivan
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Sullivan
ISBN: 0826216315 9780826216311
OCLC Number: 61211190
Description: x, 196 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Walter Sullivan.
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Presents a memoir that recounts the life of the mind. From childhood in 1920s Nashville to the halls of Vanderbilt University, the author recalls key episodes in his life. He offers observations  Read more...

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"Nothing Gold Can Stay is a masterfully written memoir, rich in detail, full of life, and steeped in integrity. Sullivan's account of growing up in Nashville in the 1920s and 1930s, his wartime Read more...

 
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