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Rescue Missions (2006) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Some of the stories in this collection feature the war in Iraq, and others feature domestic wars; in every case, a character seeks to comfort or to save someone. Physical love, familial love, the need to give comfort, and the need for comfort, are themes skillfully rendered.

Contents:
  • The Rescue Mission
  • Good to Go
  • Frost Line
  • One Last Time for Old Times' Sake
  • The Small Salvation
  • The Bottom of the Glass
  • Now That It's Spring
  • Manhattans
  • The Hay Behind the House
  • I Am the News
  • Something Along Those Lines
  • Metal Fatigue
  • Patrols
  • The Barrens
  • Sense of Direction

Original title: Rescue Missions
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction


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Edition #1: Rescue Missions

Rescue Missions (2006)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Blurbs:
  • "A range of small human dramas evoked with emotional intelligence and perfect pitch." Boston Sunday Globe
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Rescue Missions (September 2007)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393330427
Dimensions: 6 x 8 x D in
Pages: 316

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