Long Odds Long Odds Long Odds: Stories Stories Stories
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BeschreibungIn this collection of 11 stories, each male protagonist struggles for moral and emotional strength to cope with a universe gone awry. Some of Weaver's characters win in the end, some fail, but all of their tales depict their confrontations with self and surroundings.
PortraitAuthor of four novels and numerous short-story collections, including Four Decades and Last Stands, Gordon Weaver is Adjunct Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Recognition of his work includes two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, the O. Henry First Prize, the St. Lawrence Award for Fiction, and numerous other prizes and citations. "Cadence, " the 1991 movie starring Martin and Charlie Sheen, is based on Weaver's novella "Count a Lonely Cadence."
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 14 Jahre. New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF MISSOURI PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2000
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten