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77 Fragments of a Familiar Ruin

Authors: King, Thomas
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
BISAC/Subject: POE000000, POE015000, POE011000
ISBN: 9781443459457, Related ISBNs: 1443459453, 9781443459440, 9781443459457
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 96,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

Timely, important, mischievous, powerful: in a word, exceptional

Seventy-seven poems intended as a eulogy for what we have squandered, a reprimand for all we have allowed, a suggestion for what might still be salvaged, a poetic quarrel with our intolerant and greedy selves, a reflection on mortality and longing, as well as a long-running conversation with the mythological currents that flow throughout North America.

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