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Author: Tobias Wolff
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2004, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Determined to fit in at his New England prep school, the narrator has learned to mimic the bearing and manners of his adoptive tribe while concealing as much as possible about himself. His final year, however, unravels everything he's achieved, and steers his destiny in directions no one could have predicted. The school's mystique is rooted in Literature, and for many boys this becomes an obsession, editing the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tobias Wolff
ISBN: 0747569487 9780747569480 0747571953 9780747571957
OCLC Number: 56452780
Notes: Originally published: New York : Knopf, 2003.
Description: 195 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Tobias Wolff.
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Describes about the process by which character is formed, and illuminates the irresistible strength, even the violence, of the self-creative urge.  Read more...

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