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Plains song for female voices

Author: Wright Morris
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This narrative, which on its surface is an account of three generations of women (and a few of their men) living on the plains of Nebraska ... only gets more strange and beautiful the more you look at it, like a photograph that slowly reveals its truth under very close inspection."--Introduction, p. [v].
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Genre/Form: Western stories
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morris, Wright, 1910-1998.
Plains song for female voices.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)970625791
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wright Morris
ISBN: 0803282672 9780803282674
OCLC Number: 44039638
Notes: "Bison Books"--Page i.
Description: xv, 229 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Plains song
Responsibility: Wright Morris ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Charles Baxter.
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Presents a novel of three generations of women on the Nebraska plains. The author wrote thirty-three books, including "The Home Place", and "Field of Vision", which won the National Book Award.  Read more...

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"Wright Morris knows the embattled regions within his people as well as the harshly beautiful landscapes that surround them."-New Republic * New Republic * "This is a beautiful, subtle novel that Read more...

 
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