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Thoreau's laundry

Author: Ann Harleman
Publisher: Dallas, Texas : Southern Methodist University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The twelve stories in Ann Harleman's second fiction collection span a century (from 1911 to the present) and range over two continents. Her characters confront love and loss--heartbreak, adultery, divorce, chronic degenerative illness, disability, and death--within a context of political and social upheaval"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harleman, Ann, 1945-
Thoreau's laundry.
Dallas : Southern Methodist University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)607739734
Online version:
Harleman, Ann, 1945-
Thoreau's laundry.
Dallas : Southern Methodist University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608211340
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Harleman
ISBN: 9780870745133 0870745131
OCLC Number: 79256857
Description: 193 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Meanwhile --
Stalin dreaming --
Sharks --
The angel of entropy --
The ones without visas --
Street of swans --
Iggy ugly --
Biscuit baby --
Thoreau's laundry --
Romantic fever --
Autumn, 1911 --
Will build to suit.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: stories by Ann Harleman.
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"Thoreau's Laundry is a vivid fugue of voices - of whole families - whose stories wind around each other, inextricably, profoundly connected. Ann Harleman knows a great deal about exile, whether from Read more...

 
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