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Galatea 2.2: A Novel

Richard Powers - Fiction - 2004 - 352 pages
After four novels and several years living abroad, the fictional protagonist of Galatea 2.2—Richard Powers—returns to the United States as Humanist-in-Residence at the ...
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Generosity: An Enhancement

Richard Powers - Fiction - 2010 - 322 pages
Intrigued by an Algerian woman whose blissful demeanor contrasts with the horrific environment of her home country, Chicago teacher Russell Stone brings her to the attention of ...
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The Echo Maker: A Novel

Richard Powers - Fiction - 2006 - 451 pages
Twenty-seven-year-old Mark Schluter, suffering from a rare brain disorder that causes him to believe his sister to be an impostor, endeavors to discover the cause of the motor ...
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Plowing the Dark: A Novel

Richard Powers - Fiction - 2000 - 415 pages
Adie Klarpol, a disillusioned artist, and Taimur Martin, an English teacher held hostage by Islamic militants, are brought together in virtual reality, where a shared ...
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Orfeo: A Novel

Richard Powers - Fiction - 2014 - 352 pages
A New York Times Bestseller The National Book Award–winning author of The Echo Maker delivers his most emotionally charged novel to date, inspired by the myth of Orpheus. "If ...
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Beyond Bawa

David Robson, Geoffrey Bawa, Richard Powers - Architecture - 2007 - 264 pages
A fitting tribute to the creativity of Geoffrey Bawa and the talented architects he has inspired. Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa was among the most influential figures in ...
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Gain: A Novel

Richard Powers - Fiction - 1999 - 355 pages
Two histories merge with shattering impact in a chronicle of the struggle of Illinois mother Laura Bodley with terminal ovarian cancer and of the nineteenth-century founding ...
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Prisoner's Dilemma

Richard Powers - Fiction - 1996 - 352 pages
Something is wrong with Eddie Hobson Sr., father of four, sometime history teacher, quiz master, black humorist and virtuoso invalid. His recurring fainting spells have ...
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The Time of Our Singing: A Novel

Richard Powers - Fiction - 2004 - 640 pages
Follows the marriage of David Strom, a German Jewish emigre scientist, and Della Daley, an African American singer, as they, along with their extraordinarily gifted children ...
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