Raditzer, Volume 343

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Vintage Books, Nov 12, 1987 - Fiction - 152 pages
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". . . one of the finest novels to come along since the advent of John Updike . . . brilliantly realized and written with an economy and sureness of control that are magnificent".--San Francisco Examiner.

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User Review  - dead letter office - Goodreads

If Peter Mathiessen could retract this book, like go to traffic court and have it expunged from his literary record, I bet he would. Read full review

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User Review  - Charles - Goodreads

Not quite sure where to put this but it was an early book by Matthiessen and definitely not his best. Read full review


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About the author (1987)

Winner of the National Book Award and the American Book Award, Peter Matthiessen is the author of over fifteen books of fiction and nonfiction, including "The Snow Leopard " (1978), "At Play in the Fields of the Lord" (1965), "Far Tortuga" (1975), "In the Spirit of Crazy Horse" (1992), and "Bone by Bone" (1999). Ilan Stavans teaches at Amherst College. He is the author of "The Hispanic Condition" (1995), "Art and Anger" (1996), and "The Riddle of Cantinflas" (1998), and editor of "The Oxford Book of Latin American Essays" (1997).

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