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9781771960014 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, March 17, 2015, cover price $17.95
9780889841055 | Porcupines Quill, December 1, 1990, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: Shortlisted for the 2011 Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize2011 Scotiabank Giller Prize NomineeLonglisted for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award"Clark Blaise’s brilliantly imagined The Meagre Tarmac is a novel in short-story form, warmly intimate, startling in its quick jumps and revelations, a portrait of individuals for whom we come to care deeply – and a portrait of an Indo-American way of life that shimmers before our eyes with the rich and compelling detail for which Clark Blaise’s fiction is renowned ...read more
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9781926845159 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, June 7, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Shortlisted for the 2011 Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize2011 Scotiabank Giller Prize NomineeLonglisted for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award"Clark Blaise’s brilliantly imagined The Meagre Tarmac is a novel in short-story form, warmly intimate, startling in its quick jumps and revelations, a portrait of individuals for whom we come to care deeply – and a portrait of an Indo-American way of life that shimmers before our eyes with the rich and compelling detail for which Clark Blaise’s fiction is renowned .

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Product Description: Clark Blaise's Selected Essays brings together another aspect of his tremendous and courageous oeuvre: belle lettres, essays and occasional pieces which range over autobiography, his French-Canadan heritage, the craft of fiction, American fiction, Australian fiction, and the work of such individual writers and Jack Kerouac, V...read more
By Clark Blaise (editor)
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9781897231500 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, February 28, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Clark Blaise's Selected Essays brings together another aspect of his tremendous and courageous oeuvre: belle lettres, essays and occasional pieces which range over autobiography, his French-Canadan heritage, the craft of fiction, American fiction, Australian fiction, and the work of such individual writers and Jack Kerouac, V.

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By Michael Augustin (introduced by) and Clark Blaise
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9780889842847 | Porcupines Quill, October 1, 2006, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Here gathered together are the Montreal-set stories which made Clark Blaise famous -- such stories as `A Class of New Canadians', `Eyes', and `I'm Dreaming of Rocket Richard' -- alongside two new and unpublished Montreal stories, `The Belle of Shediac' and `Life Could Be a Dream (sh-boom, sh-boom)'...read more
By Peter Behrens (introduced by) and Clark Blaise
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9780889842700 | Porcupines Quill, October 1, 2003, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Here gathered together are the Montreal-set stories which made Clark Blaise famous -- such stories as `A Class of New Canadians', `Eyes', and `I'm Dreaming of Rocket Richard' -- alongside two new and unpublished Montreal stories, `The Belle of Shediac' and `Life Could Be a Dream (sh-boom, sh-boom)'.
9780071559287, titled "Homemade Lightning: Classic Experiments in Electrostatics" | McGraw-Hill, October 1, 1990, cover price $15.95 | also contains Homemade Lightning: Classic Experiments in Electrostatics

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Product Description: It is difficult today to imagine life before standard time was established in 1884. In the middle of the nineteenth century, for example, there were 144 official time zones in North America alone. The confusion that ensued, especially among the burgeoning railroad companies, was an hourly comedy of errors that ultimately threatened to impede progress...read more
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9780756760564 | Diane Pub Co, October 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: It is difficult today to imagine life before standard time was established in 1884.

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9780375727528 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, April 1, 2002), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A portrait of Sir Sandford Fleming describes how, during a conference of scientific and political representatives from twenty-five key nations of the world, he managed to convince them to adopt a unified standard for telling time that incorporated the Greenwich Prime Meridian, the International Date Line, and a single system for measuring longitude and telling time.

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9781417617821 | Turtleback Books, April 30, 2002, cover price $24.60 | About this edition: It is difficult today to imagine life before standard time was established in 1884.

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9780676974737 | Vintage, November 27, 2001, cover price $19.50

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9780889842274 | Porcupines Quill, October 1, 2001, cover price $18.95

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A portrait of Sir Sandford Fleming describes how, during a conference of scientific and political representatives from twenty-five key nations of the world, he managed to convince them to adopt a unified standard for telling time that incorporated the Greenwich Prime Meridian, the International Date Line, and a single system for measuring longitude and telling time. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
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9780375401763 | Pantheon Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Describes how Sir Sandford Fleming, during a conference of scientific and political representatives from twenty-five key nations of the world, managed to convince them to adopt a unified standard for telling time.

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9780889841857 | Porcupines Quill, February 1, 1997, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: The stories collected here in Volume One are among the earliest in Blaise's forty-year publishing career. The experience of Florida -- particularly the underdeveloped north-central areas close to modern Disneyfied Orlando -- profoundly affected a `Yankee' child with Canadian parents...read more
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9780889842199 | Porcupines Quill, March 1, 1996, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The stories collected here in Volume One are among the earliest in Blaise's forty-year publishing career.

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Product Description: Book by Blaise, Clark, Mukherjee, Bharati
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9780802111838 | Grove Pr, February 1, 1990, cover price $18.00

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9781886913011 | Reprint edition (Consortium Book Sales & Dist, October 1, 1995), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Book by Blaise, Clark, Mukherjee, Bharati

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The author looks back on childhood and his relationship with his enigmatic father, and attempts to learn more about both his father and his family heritage
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9780201581287 | Addison-Wesley, May 1, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The author looks back on childhood and his relationship with his enigmatic father, and attempts to learn more about both his father and his family heritage

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9780201626940 | Reprint edition (Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1994), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The author looks back on childhood and his relationship with his enigmatic father, and attempts to learn more about both his father and his family heritage

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Product Description: Out of print. All of these stories have been re-presented in the four-volume Selected Stories currently available from the Porcupine's Quill.
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9780889841482 | Porcupines Quill, September 15, 1992, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Out of print.

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Product Description: Book by Blaise, Clark
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9780670812042 | Viking Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Book by Blaise, Clark

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Brief autobiographical essays accompany stories about an injured father, memories of childhood, a move from Pittsburgh to Montreal, and a troubled marriage
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9780140082340 | Penguin USA, September 1, 1986, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Brief autobiographical essays accompany stories about an injured father, memories of childhood, a move from Pittsburgh to Montreal, and a troubled marriage

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Richard Durgin desires and marries the beautiful, sophisticated, and gifted Rachel, his opposite in many ways, yet he never comes to understand or truly love her until after her death
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9780385154741 | Doubleday, August 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | also contains The New Single: Finding, Fixing, and Falling Back in Love With Yourself After a Break-up or Divorce | About this edition: Richard Durgin desires and marries the beautiful, sophisticated, and gifted Rachel, his opposite in many ways, yet he never comes to understand or truly love her until after her death

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