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This boy's life : a memoir

Author: Tobias Wolff
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wolff's account of his boyhood and the process of growing up includes paper routes, whiskey, scouting, fistfights, friendship, and betrayal in 1950s America.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Tobias Wolff; Tobias Wolff; Tobias Wolff; Tobias Wolff
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tobias Wolff
ISBN: 0871132486 9780871132482 9780802136688 0802136680 0060972777 9780060972776
OCLC Number: 18019936
Description: 288 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Tobias Wolff.

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This unforgettable, bestselling memoir by a gifted writer introduces the young Toby Wolff, by turns tough and vulnerable, crafty and bumbling, and ultimately winning. A "New York Times" Notable Book  Read more...

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