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This day in history

Author: Anthony Varallo
Publisher: Iowa City, IA : University of Iowa Press, 2005.
Series: John Simmons short fiction award.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the verge of maturity--where parents are distant or absent, friendships are often more accidental than deliberate, and restless angst is common. This Day in History's adolescent protagonists dissect the world, and their place in it, with keen perception.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Varallo, Anthony, 1970-
This day in history.
Iowa City, IA : University of Iowa Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607582098
Online version:
Varallo, Anthony, 1970-
This day in history.
Iowa City, IA : University of Iowa Press, 2005
(OCoLC)607818248
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Varallo
ISBN: 0877459517 9780877459514
OCLC Number: 58422799
Description: 166 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The eyes of Dr. T.J. Eckelburg --
The pines --
A tiny rift --
Pool season --
Sunday wash --
The miles beteween Harriet Tubman and Harry Truman --
The house feft behind --
A dictionary of saints --
The knot --
Be true to your school --
Sometimes I'm Becky Macomber --
This day in history.
Series Title: John Simmons short fiction award.
Responsibility: Anthony Varallo.
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