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9 edition of In another country, and other short novels found in the catalog.

In another country, and other short novels

by Robert Silverberg

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Published by Five Star in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction, American.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Silverberg.
    SeriesFive Star first edition science fiction and fantasy series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.I472 I6 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination311 p. ;
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3955233M
    ISBN 100786238763
    LC Control Number2001055739
    OCLC/WorldCa48494009

      About the Book. A tale of a small group of atypical American's struggle to avoid an aimless, defeated, and defensive bohemia. Rufus, a gifted Black musician, Leona who loves him, his sister Ida, and her lover Viveldo depict the results of : How to be well-read in no time: short novels How to be well-read in no time: short novels is a list of books that provides a varied glimpse of the written style of many of the great authors. A concise selection, the titles can be worked through over a very short period, or, alternatively, they can be sandwiched between larger classics in an even more ambitious reading program.

      Joe, the book’s protagonist, is a damaged ex-FBI agent who now lives rescuing girls from the sex trade – until he stumbles into a much larger conspiracy. Yes, it’s : James Reith.   To read Jewish-American novels is to examine a multitude of other topics: religion, immigration, family, responsibility, love, culture, mysticism, tradition, and place. The influx of Jews into American life came in three waves: 1) Sephardic Jews (originating from Spain and Portugal, sometimes through Brazil) around the time of the American Author: Rachel Manwill.

      The two terms, book and novel, are used interchangeably since people do not appreciate the difference between them when it comes to their meanings. All books are not novels, but all novels are indeed books. This is one of the main differences betw.   The main character is a formerly-Amish female chief of police in a small town in Ohio’s Amish country. Strong sense of place and strong character relationships but not as literary as Louise Penny. Some murders might be too graphic for sensitive readers. I think there are 10 books plus a handful of short stories, next book due in summer.


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