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An Afghanistan Picture Show: Or, How I Saved the World

William T. Vollmann - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 320 pages
Never before available in paperback and all but invisible for twenty years, a personal account of the origins of America's longest war. In 1982, the young William Vollmann ...
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Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement and Femininity in Japanese Noh Theater

William T. Vollmann - Social Science - 2011 - 528 pages
From the National Book Award-winning author of Europe Central, a charming, evocative and piercing examination of an ancient Japanese tradition and the keys it holds to our ...
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Uncentering the Earth: Copernicus and On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres

William T. Vollmann - Science - 2007 - 304 pages
In 1543, the Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus lay on his deathbed, his just-published masterpiece On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres in his hands. At that time ...
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Butterfly Stories: A Novel

William T. Vollmann - Fiction - 1993 - 288 pages
Butterfly Stories follows a dizzying cradle-to-grave hunt for love that takes the narrator from the comfortable confines of suburban America to the killing fields of Cambodia ...
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Expelled from Eden: A William T. Vollmann Reader

William T. Vollmann, Larry McCaffery, Michael A. Hemmingson - Fiction - 2004 - 479 pages
No stranger to living and writing on the edge, the author shares the fruits of his productive career as "the most prodigiously talented and historically important novelist ...
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The Atlas

William T. Vollmann - Fiction - 1997 - 496 pages
Hailed by Newsday as "the most unconventional--and possibly the most exciting and imaginative--novelist at work today," William T. Vollmann has also established himself as an ...
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Into the Forbidden Zone: A Trip Through Hell and High Water in Post ...

William T. Vollmann - Travel - 2011
Just weeks after multiple disasters struck Japan, National Book Award winner William T. Vollmann ventures into the nuclear hot zone, outfitted only with rubber kitchen gloves ...
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