A Flag for Sunrise

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Apr 4, 2012 - Fiction - 448 pages
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An emotional, dramatic and philosophical novel about Americans drawn into a small Central American country on the brink of revolution.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Four Americans converge on a Central-American banana dictatorship called Tecan—and each of them is clearly ready for some internal shake-up. Frank Holliwell, an anthropologist suffering from anomie ... Read full review

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User Review  - TheAmpersand - LibraryThing

You might call "A Flag for Sunrise" Robert Stone's Central American novel. In it we follow a troubled anthropologist, a coast guard crewman who's jumped ship, a gang of smugglers, a nun who's lost her ... Read full review

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ROBERT STONE is the acclaimed author of seven novels and two story collections, including Dog Soldiers, winner of the National Book Award, and Bear and His Daughter, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His memoir, "Prime Green, "was published in 2006.

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