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Fire and stone : where do we come from? what are we? where are we going?

Author: Priscilla Long
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, [2016]
Series: Crux (Athens, Ga.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : English
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"The questions that drive Priscilla Long?s Fire and Stone are the questions asked by the painter Paul Gauguin in the title of his 1897 painting: Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? These questions look beyond everyday trivialities to ponder the essence of our origins."--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Priscilla Long; Priscilla Long
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Priscilla Long
ISBN: 9780820350448 0820350443
OCLC Number: 942838793
Description: 211 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Crux (Athens, Ga.)
Responsibility: Priscilla Long.

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In these compulsively readable essays, Priscilla Long contemplates vanishing acts, both mundane and monumental. She ponders her best friend's disappearance, her sister's suicide, and her Read more...

 
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