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Stillwater : a novel

Author: William F Weld
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In 1938, five towns in western Massachusetts were flooded to create a huge reservoir. Fifteen-year-old Jamieson, who lives on a farm with his ironic and strong-willed grandmother, watches life unravel for the men and women whose world is about to be obliterated. Some take refuge in whiskey or denial, some give in to despair, some preach hypocrisy and some decide to turn a profit on their fellow citizens'  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weld, William F.
Stillwater.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2002
(OCoLC)606630399
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William F Weld
ISBN: 0743205987 9780743205986
OCLC Number: 47739767
Description: 235 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: William F. Weld.
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"In 1938, five towns in western Massachusetts were flooded to create a huge reservoir. Fifteen-year-old Jamieson, who lives on a farm with his ironic and strong-willed grandmother, watches life unravel for the men and women whose world is about to be obliterated. Some take refuge in whiskey or denial, some give in to despair, some preach hypocrisy and some decide to turn a profit on their fellow citizens' misfortunes."--Jacket.

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