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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Signet
Publication date April 28, 1999
Pages 320
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780451197870
ISBN-10 0451197879
Dimensions 1 by 4.25 by 6.75 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Original list price $7.99 says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews
When a highway project leaves him unemployed and threatens to destroy his home, one man takes on the forces of progress as he embarks on a vengeful showdown of epic proportions. Reissue. description: Product Description: What happens when one good-and-angry man fights back is murder—and then some….

Bart Dawes is standing in the way of progress. A new highway extension is being built right over the laundry plant where he works—and right over his home. The house he has lived in for twenty years…where he has made love with his wife…played with his son….  But before the city paves over that part of Dawes’ life, he’s got one more party to throw—and it’ll be a blast….

With an Introduction by the Author, “The Importance of Being Bachman”

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With Stephen King | Reissue edition from Signet (April 28, 1999)
9780451197870 | details & prices | 320 pages | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $7.99
About: When a highway project leaves him unemployed and threatens to destroy his home, one man takes on the forces of progress as he embarks on a vengegful showdown of epic proportions.
With Kenneth Friedrich | from New Amer Library (February 1, 1981)
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This edition also contains Folk Songs for Young Folks, Tenor Saxophone and Piano
About: Unabridged CDs, 7 CDs, 9 hours Read by TBA When a highway project puts Barton Dawes out of work and threatens to destroy his home, he has more than enough time on his hands to plot his revenge.

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