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The thanatos syndrome

Author: Walker Percy
Publisher: New York : Picador USA/Farrar, Straus, Giroux, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Picador USA pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"Returning home to the small Louisiana parish where he had practiced psychiatry. Dr. Tom More quickly notices something strange occuring with the townfolk, a loss of inhibitions. Behind this mystery is a dangerous plot to drug the local water supply, and a discovery that takes More into the underside of the American search for happiness."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walker Percy
ISBN: 0312243324 9780312243326
OCLC Number: 41452650
Description: viii, 372 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Walker Percy.
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"Returning home to the small Louisiana parish where he had practiced psychiatry. Dr. Tom More quickly notices something strange occuring with the townfolk, a loss of inhibitions. Behind this mystery is a dangerous plot to drug the local water supply, and a discovery that takes More into the underside of the American search for happiness."--Page 4 of cover.

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