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Butterfly Stories: A Novel

William T. Vollmann - Fiction - 1994 - 279 pages
Butterfly Stories follows a dizzying cradle-to-grave hunt for love that takes the narrator from the comfortable confines of suburban America to the killing fields of Cambodia ...
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Expelled from Eden: A William T. Vollmann Reader

William T. Vollmann, Larry McCaffery, Michael A. Hemmingson - Fiction - 2004 - 479 pages
No stranger to living and writing on the edge, the author shares the fruits of his productive career as "the most prodigiously talented and historically important novelist ...
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Argall: The True Story of Pocahontas and Captain John Smith

William T. Vollmann - Fiction - 2002 - 746 pages
The third volume of the author's epic saga of North America peeks behind the myth of Pocahontas and John Smith to recreate the story of the founding of the Jamestown colony in ...
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Uncentering the Earth: Copernicus and the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres

William T. Vollmann - Astronomy - 2006 - 295 pages
In 1543, the Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus lay on his deathbed, his just-published masterpiece On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres in his hands. At that time ...
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Poor People

William T. Vollmann - Social Science - 2010 - 464 pages
That was the simple yet groundbreaking question William T. Vollmann asked in cities and villages around the globe. The result of Vollmann's fearless inquiry is a view of ...
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Riding Toward Everywhere

William T. Vollmann - Social Science - 2009 - 288 pages
Vollmann is a relentlessly curious, endlessly sensitive, and unequivocally adventurous examiner of human existence. He has investigated the causes and symptoms of humanity's ...
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Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement and Femininity in Japanese Noh ...

William T. Vollmann - Social Science - 2010 - 528 pages
“Intrepid journalist and novelist William T. Vollman’s colossal body of work stands unsurpassed for its range, moral imperative, and artistry.” —Booklist William T. Vollmann ...
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