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By John Toren

ISBN-10: 1935666479

ISBN-13: 9781935666479

In incidentally, John Toren bargains an eclectic portrait of recent lifestyles in essays ranging in topic from river-running to pre-Columbian astronomy, with stops alongside the best way at a global Press conclave, a naturalists' conference, a live performance pianist's grasp classification, a booksellers' trade event, and a Louisiana crayfish competition. in a single essay he displays at the advisability of gathering books, in one other he experiences at the goings-on at an ice-shanty village. no matter if it is examining the demanding situations of shopping for firewood from itinerant retailers or parsing the excellence among the absurd and the very unlikely, there is something for everybody during this wide-ranging, considerate collection

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