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Strangers and sojourners : stories from the lowcountry

Author: Mary Potter Engel
Publisher: New York : Counterpoint, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a small Southern town, a young Jewish doctor seeks to both do his job, and fit in to an alien culture, in this uniquely told story of village life that demonstrates great compassion for the loners, outcasts, and oddballs one finds in any small town.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short story genre
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Engel, Mary Potter.
Strangers and sojourners.
New York : Counterpoint, ©2004
(OCoLC)607200779
Online version:
Engel, Mary Potter.
Strangers and sojourners.
New York : Counterpoint, ©2004
(OCoLC)607638977
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Potter Engel
ISBN: 1582432643 9781582432649
OCLC Number: 53138444
Description: xi, 222 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Queen Esther Coosawaw --
You got to learn how to read things right --
All that we need --
Let them big animals come back --
Lowcountry cold --
Why --
A soldiers̕ disease --
Rat --
Who calls each one by name --
Philosophy of education --
Unnatural acts --
Redeeming the dead --
Tongues of angels --
What Addie wants --
M to F --
A better man --
What we ought to be --
Dis aliter visum --
Those who shine like the stars --
Epiphany --
Strangers and sojourners.
Responsibility: Mary Potter Engel.
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In a small Southern town, a young Jewish doctor seeks to both do his job, and fit in to an alien culture, in this uniquely told story of village life that demonstrates great compassion for the loners, outcasts, and oddballs one finds in any small town.

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