A river runs through it, and other stories (Book, 2017) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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A river runs through it, and other stories

A river runs through it, and other stories

Author: Norman Maclean; Robert Redford
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Based on [the author']s own experiences as a young man, the book's two novellas and short story are set in the small towns and mountains of western Montana. It is a world populated with drunks, loggers, card sharks, and whores, but also one rich in the pleasures of fly-fishing, logging, cribbage, and family. By turns raunchy and elegiac, these superb tales express, in [the author']s own words, 'a little of the love  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
short stories
Fiction
Nouvelles
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Maclean; Robert Redford
ISBN: 9780226475592 022647559X 9780226472065 022647206X
OCLC Number: 965120375
Description: xvi, 246 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: A river runs through it --
Logging and pimping and "Your pal, Jim" --
USFS 1919: the ranger, the cook, and a hole in the sky.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Norman Maclean ; foreword by Robert Redford.

Abstract:

"Based on [the author']s own experiences as a young man, the book's two novellas and short story are set in the small towns and mountains of western Montana. It is a world populated with drunks, loggers, card sharks, and whores, but also one rich in the pleasures of fly-fishing, logging, cribbage, and family. By turns raunchy and elegiac, these superb tales express, in [the author']s own words, 'a little of the love I have for the earth as it goes by.'"--
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