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West bound : stories of providence

Author: Robert Gish
Publisher: Albuquerque, N.M. : West End, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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These interlocking stories begin with foundation tales of the migration of JJ, his wife Naomi, and their son Otis from their chaotic family beginnings in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to their settlement in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gish, Robert.
West bound.
Albuquerque, N.M. : West End, 2005
(OCoLC)607796663
Online version:
Gish, Robert.
West bound.
Albuquerque, N.M. : West End, 2005
(OCoLC)608179486
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Gish
ISBN: 0975348647 9780975348642
OCLC Number: 61176913
Description: xi, 135 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword --
J. J. --
Cigarette kisses --
The wages of sin --
Nerves --
Envoy --
Dry ice --
Otis --
Too little, too much --
Bullwhip --
Side show --
Mrs. Romeo --
Ditch dogs --
Séance --
Vecinos --
Sanctuario --
Haunted --
Dog lessons --
Pawnshop --
Boog --
Coda --
Corina and Buck --
Appendix: some Oklahoma notes (Tulsa race riot, Cherokee syllabary, Allotment).
Responsibility: Robert F. Gish.

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"Robert Gish writes a compelling and delightful collection of short stories that will make you frown, smile, and laugh out loud." "An interesting slice-of-life read with a historical focus on life in Read more...

 
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