Fort Wayne is Seventh on Hitler's List: Indiana Stories

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Indiana University Press, 1993 - Fiction - 145 pages
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These 11 stories represent something new in American fiction. The author calls them mixtures of fact and fiction, fame and obscurity, their sources the little stories people repeat without thinking and then turn them into myth.
 

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Interesting collection of short stories that blend fact and fiction about various people / places in Indiana. Growing up here in the state, this compilation of stories really intrigued me. However, I ... Read full review

Fort Wayne is seventh on Hitler's list: Indiana stories

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A former resident of Fort Wayne, Indi ana, Martone (Briggs-Copeland lecturer in fiction, Harvard) offers reflective and humanist ideas that show modern writing at its best. Martone mixes fact with fic ... Read full review

Contents

Three Postcards from Indiana
11
Pieces
27
Whistlers Father
45
Dear John
62
Schiiemann in Indianapolis
83
The Teak wood Deck of the U S S Indiana
104
Fidel
127
On Hoosier Hysteria
135
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MICHAEL MARTONE is the author and editor of several works of fiction and nonfiction. He and his wife, the poet Theresa Pappas, are publishers of Story County Books.

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