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Title: GREAT PLAINS
By: Ian Frazier
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 186207870X
ISBN 13: 9781862078703
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Publisher: GRANTA BOOKS
Pub. date: 6 February, 2006
Pages: 320
Description: Reportage resists easy definition and comes in many forms, but it reveals hidden truths about people and events that have shaped the world we know. This book is a journey from tumbleweed and American Indian tepees to the house where Bonnie and Clyde did their dirty work to the scene of the murders in Capote's "In Cold Blood".
Synopsis: Reportage resists easy definition and comes in many forms - travel essay, narrative history, autobiography - but at its finest it reveals hidden truths about people and events that have shaped the world we know. This new series, hailed as 'a wonderful idea' by Don DeLillo, both restores to print and introduces for the first time some of the greatest works of the genre. "Great Plains" is a journey through the vast and myth-inspiring empty plains - from tumbleweed and American Indian tepees to the house where Bonnie and Clyde did their dirty work to the scene of the murders in Capote's "In Cold Blood".
Publication: UK
Imprint: Granta Books
Returns: Returnable
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