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Titre : Swimming in the Volcano
Éditeur : Scribners
Date d'édition : 1993
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Fine
Etat de la jaquette : Fine
Signé : Signed by Author
Edition : 1st Edition.
First Edition (first printing). The first novel by the author of EASY IN THE ISLANDS, the story of an American expatriate and economist for the Ministry of Agriculture who becomes embroiled in a war between rival government factions on a Caribbean island. Nominated for the National Book Award. Fine/Fine. Signed by Shacochis on the title page. N° de réf. du libraire 10296
Synopsis : An American economist stationed on the Caribbean island of St. Catherine becomes unwittingly embroiled in an internecine war between rival political coalitions. By the author of the American Book Award-winning Easy in the Islands. A first novel. 25,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo. Tour.
A propos de l'auteur:
A contributing editor for Outside and Harper's, Bob Shacochis has been a GQ columnist and writer for numerous other national publications. He is also the author of the novel, Swimming in the Volcano, a work of literary reportage about Haiti, The Immaculate Invasion, a second collection of stories, The Next New World, and a collection of essays on food and love, Domesticity. He lives in Florida and New Mexico.
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