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4 edition of Ghost country found in the catalog.

Ghost country

by Sara Paretsky

  • 26 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Delta Trade Paperbacks in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homeless persons,
  • Psychiatric social work,
  • Psychotherapist and patient,
  • Psychiatrists,
  • City and town life,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Tells the story of three Chicagoans--a disturbed young woman, an alcoholic opera singer, and an idealistic psychiatrist--whose lives are changed by a mysterious woman.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSara Paretsky
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3566.A647 G47 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination400 p. ;
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24930479M
    ISBN 100385333366
    ISBN 109780385333368
    OCLC/WorldCa41875056

    The following is a list of ghost towns, listed by continent, then by country. The settlement of Tigres, situated on a peninsula now known as the Ilha dos Tigres ("Island of the Tigers"), was originally a small but well-established fishing village. It was supplied with water from the nearby town of Foz do Cunene, at the mouth of the Cunene River. Ghost Fleet is a techno-thriller by P. W. Singer and August Cole. Set in the near future, the book portrays a scenario in which a post-Communist China, assisted by Russia, is able to launch a technologically-sophisticated attack against the United States in the Pacific, leading to the occupation of the Hawaiian : P. W. Singer, August Cole.

    Patrick Lee, author of the Breach and Sam Dryden Series. Sam Dryden Series. Book 3: Book 2: Book 1: The Breach Series. Book 3: Book 2: Book 1.   Carrying echoes of Amy Tan and Rebecca Wells, Ghost Country takes the reader into the lives of three Cherokee women and the lives of their modern day daughters. Told in a series of vignettes that alternate from the era of the Civil Rights Movement, Woodstock, and the .

    Ghost often studies a Guinness Book of World Records, given to him by Mr. Charles. While visiting the nearby park, Ghost sees a group of kids training for a track team called The Defenders. They are coached by Olympic gold medalist-turned-taxi driver, Coach Otis Brody. Ghost Country by Patrick Lee will make Asimov and Heinlein cheer with the angels. The techno-thriller meets Sci-Fi, and the result is mind-blowing.”-Stephen Coonts, New .


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A National Book Award Finalist for Young People’s Literature. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

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