Angle of repose

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Wallace Stegner's Pultizer Prize-winning novel is a story of discovery—personal, historical, and geographical. Confined to a wheelchair, retired historian Lyman Ward sets out to write his grandparents' remarkable story, chronicling their days spent carving civilization into the surface of America's western frontier. But his research reveals even more about his own life than he's willing to admit. What emerges is an enthralling portrait of four generations in the life of an American family.
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9780141185477
9781483076133
9780449209882
014016930
9781441714312
9781101075821
9780679603382
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display_description Stegner's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of personal, historical, and geographic discovery

Confined to a wheelchair, retired historian Lyman Ward sets out to write his grandparents' remarkable story, chronicling their days spent carving civilization into the surface of America's western frontier. But his research reveals even more about his own life than he's willing to admit. What emerges is an enthralling portrait of four generations in the life of an American family.

"Cause for celebration . . . A superb novel with an amplitude of scale and richness of detail altogether uncommon in contemporary fiction." —The Atlantic Monthly

"Brilliant . . . Two stories, past and present, merge to produce what important fiction must: a sense of the enchantment of life." —Los Angeles Times

This Penguin Classics edition features an introduction by Jackson J. Benson.
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subject_facet Adultery -- Fiction, Audiobooks, California -- Fiction, Grandparents -- Fiction, Historians -- Fiction, Married people -- Fiction, Older people -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Fiction, Pulitzer Prize -- 1972
title_display Angle of repose
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title_short Angle of repose
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