Far afield

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Vintage Books, 1990 - Fiction - 338 pages
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User Review  - purplehena - LibraryThing

I usually don't really enjoy books written in the first person from a male's perspective, but this one was an exception. What happens when an overachieving Harvard grad student ends up in the middle of nowhere in Iceland for research? Read full review

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User Review  - mamacate - LibraryThing

This book affected me powerfully when I read it in my mid-twenties. I need to re-read it to see if it still has the same force and meaning more than a decade later, but I suspect it will. Read full review

Contents

Admission
17
labors Herculean and Other
75
Wooley and Rough Weather
181
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About the author (1990)

Kaysen is also the author of two other novels.

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