Into the widening world: international coming-of-age stories

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Persea Books,
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c1994.
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26 stories that explore universal rites of passage as well as culture-specific complexities of youth: Gordimer, Marquez, Mukherjee, Okri, Lim, Mahfouz, Drabble, Wicomb, B. Wongar, et. al.
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subject_facet Adolescence -- Fiction, Youth -- Fiction
table_of_contents Columba / Michelle Cliff -- Weight-reducing diet / Jorge Edwards -- On Sunday / Mario Vargas LLosa -- Artificial roses / Gabriel García Márquez -- The raffle / V.S. Naipaul -- Exchange value / Charles Johnson -- Borders / Thomas Kin -- Saints / Bharati Mukherjee --The turkey season / Alice Munro -- The gifts of war / Margaret Drabble -- The northingness forest / Margareta Ekström -- Christmas / John McGahern -- That wall, that Mimosa / Mercè Rodoreda -- Date with a bird / Tatyana Tolstaya. Soldier from Edirne / Nissim Aloni -- Some are born to sweet delight / Nadine Gordimer -- The conjurer made off with the dish / Naguib Mahfouz -- Who will stop the dark? / Charles Mungoshi -- In the shadow of war / Ben Okri -- When the train comes / Zoe Wicomb -- American dreams / Peter Carey -- In broad daylight / Ha Jin -- Mr. Tang's girls / Shirley Geok-lin Lim -- Martyrdom / Yukio Mishima -- One Sunday / Rohinton Mistry -- Babaru, the family / B. Wongar.
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title Into the widening world : international coming-of-age stories
title_display Into the widening world : international coming-of-age stories
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title_short Into the widening world :
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