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Author Dowie, William, 1940-

Title James Salter / William Dowie.

Imprint New York : Twayne Publishers : London : Prentice Hall International, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    813 Salter,J DOW    Available
Description xx, 142 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Twayne's United States authors series TUSAS 707
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-136) and index.
Contents Early years, later careers -- Pilot and novelist (The hunters, The arm of flesh) -- Screenwriter (Downhill racer, The appointment, Three, Threshold) -- The indelible book (A sport and a pastime) -- From song to sonata (Light years) -- In the American tradition (Solo faces) -- Short story writer (Dusk and other stories) -- Memoirist (Burning the days) -- A coda.
Subject Salter, James -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 0805716041 (alk. paper)

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