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Returning to earth

Author: Jim Harrison
Publisher: New York : Grove Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the aftermath of a Chippewa-Finnish man's death from Lou Gehrig's disease, his wife, daughter, and brother-in-law read the family history he has left behind, study his philosophies about death, and struggle to redeem their own pasts.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harrison, Jim, 1937-
Returning to earth.
New York : Grove Press ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2007
(OCoLC)608092604
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Harrison
ISBN: 0802118380 9780802118387 9781597225229 1597225223 0802143318 9780802143310 9780887842115 0887842119
OCLC Number: 71369560
Awards: A 2008 Michigan Notable Books selection
Description: 280 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. I. Donald --
pt. II. K --
pt. III. David --
pt. IV. Cynthia.
Responsibility: Jim Harrison.
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In the aftermath of a Chippewa-Finnish man's death from Lou Gehrig's disease, his wife, daughter, and brother-in-law read the family history he has left behind, study his philosophies about death, and struggle to redeem their own pasts.

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"[Harrison's] books glisten with love of the world, and are as grounded as Thoreau's in the particulars of American place its rivers and thickets, its highways and taverns. Bawdily and with Read more...

 
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