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Product Description: The worlds of three women and the men they love come together in this novel of war and hurricanes, loss and renewal. Christiane, or Nana, reliving the past in her eighties, her granddaughter Angela, working at a Biloxi casino in her twenties, and their teenage friend Cam, the daughter of a Vietnamese shrimper, form a deep connection...read more

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9780817318307 | 4th edition (Univ of Alabama Pr, April 8, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The worlds of three women and the men they love come together in this novel of war and hurricanes, loss and renewal.

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9780817358716 | Univ of Alabama Pr, June 15, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The worlds of three women and the men they love come together in this novel of war and hurricanes, loss and renewal.

Product Description: The complex friendship between a black housekeeper and her Jewish employer is the focus of this special 30th anniversary edition of Almost Family, Roy Hoffman's prize-winning novel about life in the civil rights era South.Nebraska Waters is black; Vivian Gold is Jewish...read more

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9780817358037 | Anv edition (Univ of Alabama Pr, March 30, 2017), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The complex friendship between a black housekeeper and her Jewish employer is the focus of this special 30th anniversary edition of Almost Family, Roy Hoffman's prize-winning novel about life in the civil rights era South.

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Product Description: Data compression is now indispensable to products and services of many industries including computers, communications, healthcare, publishing and entertainment. This invaluable resource introduces this area to information system managers and others who need to understand how it is changing the world of digital systems...read more

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9780412085512 | Kluwer Academic Pub, April 1, 1997, cover price $189.00 | About this edition: Data compression is now indispensable to products and services of many industries including computers, communications, healthcare, publishing and entertainment.

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9781461377641 | Reprint edition (Springer-Verlag New York Inc, September 25, 2012), cover price $139.00 | About this edition: Data compression is now indispensable to products and services of many industries including computers, communications, healthcare, publishing and entertainment.

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Product Description: Normal0falsefalsefalseMicrosoftInternetExplorer4Alabama Afternoons is a collection of portraits of many remarkable Alabamians, famous and obscure, profiled by award-winning journalist and novelist Roy Hoffman. Written as Sunday feature stories for the Mobile Press-Register with additional pieces from the New York Times, Preservation, and Garden & Gun, these profiles preserve the individual stories—and the individual voices within the stories—that help to define one of the most distinctive states in the union...read more

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9780817317393 | Univ of Alabama Pr, March 24, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Normal0falsefalsefalseMicrosoftInternetExplorer4Alabama Afternoons is a collection of portraits of many remarkable Alabamians, famous and obscure, profiled by award-winning journalist and novelist Roy Hoffman.

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Product Description: After twenty years in New York City, a prize-winning writer takesa "long look back" at his hometown of Mobile, Alabama.In Back Home: Journeys through Mobile, Roy Hoffmantells stories--through essays, feature articles, and memoir--of one ofthe South's oldest and most colorful port cities...read more

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9780817310455 | 6 edition (Univ of Alabama Pr, March 1, 2001), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A stirring collection of essays, articles, and autobiographical writings by an award-winning New York Times writer takes a look back at his hometown of Mobile, Alabama.

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9780817354312 | 6 edition (Fire Ant Books, January 1, 2007), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: After twenty years in New York City, a prize-winning writer takesa "long look back" at his hometown of Mobile, Alabama.

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Product Description: In 1916, on the immigrant blocks of the Southern port city of Mobile, Alabama, a Romanian Jewish shopkeeper, Morris Kleinman, is sweeping his walk in preparation for the Confederate veterans parade about to pass by. "Daddy?" his son asks, "are we Rebels?" "Today?" muses Morris...read more

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9780820326689 | Univ of Georgia Pr, September 13, 2004, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: At turns lyrical, comic, and melancholy, this tale about a Romanian Jewish shopkeeper in 1916 on the immigrant blocks of Mobile, Alabama, captures the strivings of ordinary folks for sustenance, for the realization of their hopes and dreams.
9781588180834 | Hill Street Pr, March 1, 2004, cover price $22.95

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9780820328164 | Univ of Georgia Pr, March 1, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In 1916, on the immigrant blocks of the Southern port city of Mobile, Alabama, a Romanian Jewish shopkeeper, Morris Kleinman, is sweeping his walk in preparation for the Confederate veterans parade about to pass by.

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Product Description: Nebraska Waters is black; Vivian Gold is Jewish. In an Alabama kitchen where, for nearly thirty years, they share cups of coffee, fret over their children, and watch the civil rights movement unfold on the TV screen and out their window, they are like family--almost...read more

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9780385276641 | Doubleday, January 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Nebraska Waters, a Black housekeeper, and Vivian Gold, her white mistress and a Southern liberal, attempt to come to terms with their individual identities, the relationship they share, and their differences

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9780817310318 | Univ of Alabama Pr, July 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Nebraska Waters is black; Vivian Gold is Jewish.

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