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The whisper of the river

Author: Ferrol Sams
Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Books, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The coming of age for Porter Osborn, Jr. as he leaves his rural Georgia home for college. Through his his college career of outrageous pranks and ribald humor, Porter's values are challenged as he moves toward his maturity.
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Genre/Form: College stories
Fiction
Bildungsromans
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ferrol Sams
ISBN: 0140083871 9780140083873
OCLC Number: 12189604
Description: 528 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ferrol Sams.

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The coming of age for Porter Osborn, Jr. as he leaves his rural Georgia home for college. Through his his college career of outrageous pranks and ribald humor, Porter's values are challenged as he moves toward his maturity.

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