Angle of repose

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Wallace Stegner's Pultizer Prize-winning novel is a story of discoverypersonal, historical, and geographical. Confined to a wheelchair, retired historian Lyman Ward sets out to write his grandparents' remarkable story, chronicling their days spent carving civilization into the surface of America's western frontier. But his research reveals even more about his own life than he's willing to admit. What emerges is an enthralling portrait of four generations in the life of an American family.
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148307613
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014016930
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auth_author2 Bramhall, Mark.
author Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993.
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subject_facet Adultery -- Fiction, California -- Fiction, Grandparents -- Fiction, Historians -- Fiction, Married people -- Fiction, Older people -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Fiction
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title_short Angle of repose
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