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The Last Carousel, Algren, Nelson

The Last Carousel

Authors: Algren, Nelson
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
BISAC/Subject: BIO026000, LCO010000, BIO032000
ISBN: 9781609802479, Related ISBNs: 1609802470, 1888363452, 9781609802479, 9781888363456
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 448
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: The fiction and reportage included in The Last Carousel, one of the final collections published during Nelson Algren's lifetime, was written on ships and in ports of call around the world, and includes accounts of brothels in Vietnam and Mexico, stories of the boxing ring, and reminiscences of Algren's beloved Chicago White Sox, among other subjects. In this collection, not just Algren's intensity but his diversity are revealed and celebrated.

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