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The tent of orange mist: a novel

Paul West - Fiction - 1995 - 263 pages
In 1937, Chinese teenager Scald Ibis's life is irrevocably shattered when her mother and brother are killed by Japanese troops and she is forced into prostitution in order to ...
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Cheops: A Cupboard for the Sun

Paul West - Fiction - 2002 - 261 pages
A novel set in the Fourth Dynasty of ancient Egypt finds Greek historian Herodotus transported back in time to the side of the obsessed dying pharaoh Cheops and his entourage ...
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A Fifth of November

Paul West - Fiction - 2004 - 362 pages
A suspenseful and uniquely literary look into Guy Fawkes and the English Gunpowder Plot of 1605, by one of America's most celebrated writers.
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The Dry Danube: A Hitler Forgery

Paul West - Fiction - 2000 - 152 pages
"Presents Hitler's 'memoir' of the years he spent as a failed art student in Vienna, just before World War One." -- Jacket.
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Robert Penn Warren

Paul West - Biography & Autobiography - 1964 - 48 pages
Explores Warren's poetry and prose writings to reveal his philosophical concerns as well as the pattern of his career
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O.K.: The Corral, the Earps, and Doc Holliday : a Novel

Paul West - Fiction - 2000 - 302 pages
A dramatic recreation of the Old West follows the lives of the legendary gunfighter Doc Holliday and the Earp brothers, including their famous battle at the OK corral, in a ...
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Atomic Force Microscopy

Peter Eaton, Paul West - Science - 2010 - 256 pages
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The Pearl and the Pumpkin: A Classic Halloween Tale

Paul West, W. W. Denslow, Michael Hearn - Juvenile Fiction - 2009 - 248 pages
A Vermont boy's pumpkin-growing prowess leads to an adventure among fairies, mermaids, and a crew of hungry pirates who crave pumpkin pie.
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