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Product Description: "The real clue to this mystery lies in its title, referring to the half-tent an American infantryman once carried with him to the battlefield, and buttoned to someone else's half for mutual protection: a covert metaphor provisioned with foregiveness and trust...read more

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9780977945863 | Holy Cow Pr, June 1, 2008, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "The real clue to this mystery lies in its title, referring to the half-tent an American infantryman once carried with him to the battlefield, and buttoned to someone else's half for mutual protection: a covert metaphor provisioned with foregiveness and trust.

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Product Description: The late Minnesota author Paul Gruchow was often described as beautifully intense,bard-like and prophetic.While plying his talents as seer and naturalist, Gruchow was also a master of trenchant insight into the right ways of living, as well as the foibles and hypocrisies of modern society...read more

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9781888160284 | Ice Cube Pr, November 15, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The late Minnesota author Paul Gruchow was often described as beautifully intense,bard-like and prophetic.

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The acclaimed short story writer and author of My Lord Bag of Rice and Letters from the Country introduces an innovative new approach to the writing of creative nonfiction that integrates principles and techniques from social work, psychotherapy, and neuroscience with traidtional teaching to develop a new style of nonficiton writing. Original. 17,500 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780385499194 | Anchor Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Introduces a new approach to the writing of creative nonfiction that integrates principles and techniques from social work, psychotherapy, and neuroscience with traditional teaching to develop a new style of nonfiction writing.

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A collection of stories set in the Upper Midwest introduces a cast of characters who are products of their environment, but stand apart slightly from their world. Original.

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9781571310316 | Milkweed Editions, March 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories set in the Upper Midwest introduces a cast of characters who are products of their environment, but stand apart slightly from their world.

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Product Description: What does it mean if a fourteen-year-old member of an affectionate, loyal, and at least "three-quarters cultured" family has bad dreams about the Gestapo? What are our fourteen-year-olds having nightmares about today? Here is memoir––not fiction—about a wartime Christmas in Duluth, l944...read more

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9781890434182 | Afton Historical Society Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: What does it mean if a fourteen-year-old member of an affectionate, loyal, and at least "three-quarters cultured" family has bad dreams about the Gestapo?

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Product Description: Since its founding at Northwestern University in 1964, TriQuarterly has remained one of the most widely admired and important literary magazines in the country. Under the editorial direction of Susan Firestone Hahn, TriQuarterly continues to publish the best work of both established and new poets and fiction writers...read more

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9780810159037 | Triquarterly Books, August 1, 1999, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Since its founding at Northwestern University in 1964, TriQuarterly has remained one of the most widely admired and important literary magazines in the country.

Product Description: What does it mean if a fourteen-year-old member of an affectionate, loyal, and at least "three-quarters cultured" family has bad dreams about the Gestapo? What are our fourteen-year-olds having nightmares about today? Here is memoir––not fiction—about a wartime Christmas in Duluth, l944...read more

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9781890434205, titled "An Adolescent's Christmas" | Collector edition (Afton Historical Society Pr, April 1, 1999), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: What does it mean if a fourteen-year-old member of an affectionate, loyal, and at least "three-quarters cultured" family has bad dreams about the Gestapo?

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Product Description: 30 essays about cultural and daily life in the countryside, one of Bly's best known and best loved books--a contemporary classic that welcomes readers to life in the small town of Madison, Minnesota. Re-issues with a new 1999 Preface by the author

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9780816633227 | Univ of Minnesota Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: 30 essays about cultural and daily life in the countryside, one of Bly's best known and best loved books--a contemporary classic that welcomes readers to life in the small town of Madison, Minnesota.
9780060914677 | Reissue edition (Harpercollins, August 1, 1988), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Carol Bly presents essays on how to survive life in a small country town, on what's really happening in rural America, and on other local concerns

Provides techniques, exercises and examples for stimulating creative writing

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9781571312198, titled "The Passionate, Accurate Story: Making Your Heart's Truth into Literature" | Milkweed Editions, February 1, 1998, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Provides techniques, exercises and examples for stimulating creative writing
9780915943531 | Milkweed Editions, October 1, 1990, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Provides techniques, exercises and examples for stimulating creative writing

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Encompassing selections by Jim Harrison, Alice Walker, Mark Helprin, Tobias Wolfe, and Joyce Carol Oates, among others, this collection sheds light on how to confront the oppressors of the world and how to nurture ethical human beings. Original. Tour. IP.
By Carol Bly (editor)

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9781571312051 | Milkweed Editions, August 1, 1996, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Selections by Jim Harrison, Alice Walker, and Mark Helprin shed light on how to confront the oppressors of the world and how to nurture ethical human beings

A collectiion of short stories focuses on contemporary rural America, pitting Minnesota folk and their ways against the blandishments of the New Age

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9780060165048, titled "The Tomcat's Wife and Other Stories" | Harpercollins, April 1, 1991, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collectiion of short stories focuses on contemporary rural America, pitting Minnesota folk and their ways against the blandishments of the New Age

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9780060922641, titled "The Tomcat's Wife and Other Stories" | Reprint edition (Perennial, April 1, 1992), cover price $9.00

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Product Description: The essays, Poems and stories in this book are the work of older writers from communities throughout Minnesota.
By Carol Bly (editor)

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9780927663045 | Compas, May 1, 1987, cover price $5.00 | About this edition: The essays, Poems and stories in this book are the work of older writers from communities throughout Minnesota.

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Offers a practical model for preserving farmlands and caring for the earth

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9780871567666 | Sierra Club Books, October 1, 1986, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Offers a practical model for preserving farmlands and caring for the earth

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Product Description: Rear cover notes: "Bad Government and Silly Literature is a passionate call to writers and readers of fiction to notice that much of our contemporary American fiction portrays characters living in an ethical and moral vacuum, and suggests ways to return ethical and moral awareness to our literature...read more

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9780915943159 | Bookslinger, June 1, 1986, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Rear cover notes: "Bad Government and Silly Literature is a passionate call to writers and readers of fiction to notice that much of our contemporary American fiction portrays characters living in an ethical and moral vacuum, and suggests ways to return ethical and moral awareness to our literature.

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A collection of short stories dealing with everyday life

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9780915943364 | Milkweed Editions, December 1, 1984, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories dealing with everyday life

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