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The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven

Author: Sherman Alexie
Publisher: New York : HarperPerennial, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st HarperPerennial edView all editions and formats
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In his darkly comic short story collection, the author brilliantly weaves memory, fantasy, and stark realism to paint a complex, grimly ironic portrait of life in and around the Spokane Indian Reservation.
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Genre/Form: Fictional autobiographies
Autobiographical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sherman Alexie
ISBN: 0060976241 9780060976248
OCLC Number: 30437035
Notes: Originally published: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 1993.
Description: x, 223 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Every little hurricane --
A drug called tradition --
Because my father always said he was the only Indian who saw Jimi Hendrix play "The Star-Spangled Banner" at Woodstock --
Crazy Horse dreams --
The only traffic signal on the reservation doesn't flash red anymore --
This is what it means to say Phoenix, Arizona --
The fun house --
All I wanted to do was dance --
The trial of Thomas Builds-the-Fire --
Distances --
Jesus Christ's Half-brother is alive and well on the Spokane Indian Reservation --
A train is an order of occurrence designed to lead to some result --
A good story --
The first annual all-Indian horseshoe pitch and barbecue --
Imagining the reservation --
The approximate size of my favorite tumor --
Indian education --
The Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in Heaven --
Family portrait --
Somebody kept saying Powwow --
Witnesses, secret and not.
Responsibility: Sherman Alexie.
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In his darkly comic short story collection, the author brilliantly weaves memory, fantasy, and stark realism to paint a complex, grimly ironic portrait of life in and around the Spokane Indian Reservation.

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