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Title Modern American memoirs / selected and edited by Annie Dillard and Cort Conley.

Imprint New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, c1995.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    810 MOD    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    810.9005 MOD    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 449 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents From A childhood / Harry Crews -- From Memoir of a modernist's daughter / Elenor Munro -- From Wolf willow / Wallace Stegner -- From Bronx primitive / Kate Simon -- From Growing up / Russell Baker -- From Facts of life / Maureen Howard -- From The sacred journey / Frederick Buechner -- From Fierce attachments / Vivian Gornick -- From Confessions of a knife / Richard Selzer -- From Art and ardor / Cynthia Ozick -- From A son of the middle border / Hamlin Garland -- From Stop-time / Frank Conroy -- From The autobiography of Malcolm X / Malcolm X -- From The earth is enough / Harry Middleton -- From Clear pictures / Reynolds Price -- From Black boy / Richard Wright -- From This boy's life / Tobias Wolff -- Shoot the piano player / Don Asher -- From Will's boy / Wright Morris -- From The woman warrior / Maxine Hong Kingston -- From Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- From This stubborn soil / William Ownes -- From Going to the territory / Ralph Ellison -- From The duke of deception / Geoffrey Wolff -- From The same river twice / Chris Offutt -- From Left handed / Left Handed -- From Coming of age in Mississippi / Anne Moody -- From Court of memory / James McConkey -- Who won the West? / William Kittredge -- Replacing memory / Barry Lopez -- From Dust tracks on a road / Zora Neale Hurston -- From Blackberry winter / Margaret Mead -- From Brothers and keepers / John Edgar Wideman -- The star thrower / Loren Eiseley -- From The education of Henry Adams / Henry Adams.
Subject Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
American prose literature -- 20th century.
Autobiographies.
United States -- Biography.
Added Author Dillard, Annie.
Conley, Cort, 1944-
ISBN 0060170409 : $27.50

 
    
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