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Author: Joseph Torra
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Zoland Books, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Fiction   Computer File : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A boy's education in a gas station in Massachusetts. As he fixes cars for his father, he receives lessons in life. From how to obtain towing rights by greasing the palm of policemen, to how to behave in bed with a woman, the last lesson a gift from the other mechanics who hold a collection to pay a prostitute.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Torra, Joseph, 1955-
Gas station.
Cambridge, Mass. : Zoland Books, 1996
(OCoLC)605573018
Material Type: Document, Fiction
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Torra
ISBN: 0944072674 9780944072677
OCLC Number: 34721976
Description: 134 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Torra.

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A boy's education in a gas station in Massachusetts. As he fixes cars for his father, he receives lessons in life. From how to obtain towing rights by greasing the palm of policemen, to how to behave in bed with a woman, the last lesson a gift from the other mechanics who hold a collection to pay a prostitute.

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