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On All Sides Nowhere (Bakeless Prize)

William Gruber

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ISBN 10: 0618189297 / ISBN 13: 9780618189298
Editorial: Mariner Books, 2002
Usado Condición: Good
Librería: Better World Books (Mishawaka, IN, Estados Unidos de America)

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Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. N° de ref. de la librería GRP4001702

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Título: On All Sides Nowhere (Bakeless Prize)

Editorial: Mariner Books

Año de publicación: 2002

Condición del libro:Good

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Sinopsis:

When Bill Gruber left Philadelphia for graduate school in Idaho, he and his wife decided to experience true rural living. His longing for the solitude and natural beauty that Thoreau found on Walden Pond led him to buy an abandoned log cabin and its surrounding forty acres in Alder Creek, a town considered small even by Idaho standards. But farm living was far from the bucolic wonderland he expected: he now had to rise with the sun to finish strenuous chores, cope with the lack of modern conveniences, and shed his urban pretensions to become a real local. Despite the initial hardships, he came to realize that reality was far better than his wistful fantasies. Instead of solitude, he found a warm, welcoming community; instead of rural stolidity, he found intelligence and wisdom; instead of relaxation, he found satisfaction in working the land. What began as a two-year experiment became a seven-year love affair with a town he'll always consider home.

About the Author:

William Gruber is a professor of English at Emory University. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia, but spends his summers in Alder Creek, Idaho.

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