The Resource In the country of the blind, Edward Hoagland, (downloadable ebook.)

In the country of the blind, Edward Hoagland, (downloadable ebook.)

Label
In the country of the blind
Title
In the country of the blind
Statement of responsibility
Edward Hoagland
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
A NEW YORK TIMES EDITOR'S CHOICESixty years after the publication of his first novel, Cat Man, Edward Hogland is publishing his twenty-fifth book at the age of eighty-three. This capstone novel, set in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom, introduces Press, a stockbroker going blind. Press has lost his job and his wife and is trying to figure out his next move, holed up in his Vermont cabin surrounded by a hippy commune, drug runners, farmers-gone-bust, blood-thirsty auctioneers, and general ne'er-do-wells. Solace and purpose come from the unlikeliest sources as he learns to navigate his new landscape without sight. Hoagland, himself, is going blind, and through this evocative, unsentimental novel, we experience the world closing in around Press, the rising panic of uncertainty, the isolation of exile, the increasing dependence upon the kindness of strangers, and a whole new appreciation of the world just beyond sight.Skyhorse Publishing, as well as our Arcade, Yucca, and Good Books imprints, are proud to publish a broad range of books for readers interested in fiction?novels, novellas, political and medical thrillers, comedy, satire, historical fiction, romance, erotic and love stories, mystery, classic literature, folklore and mythology, literary classics including Shakespeare, Dumas, Wilde, Cather, and much more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home
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Hoagland, Edward
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In the country of the blind, Edward Hoagland, (downloadable ebook.)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100726&titleID=2813766
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628727227
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
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computer
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rdamedia
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Electronic reproduction.
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ODN0002813766
Label
In the country of the blind, Edward Hoagland, (downloadable ebook.)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100726&titleID=2813766
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781628727227
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
75d2dfd5-0729-4971-8f1d-a8d9a12661d6
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ODN0002813766

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