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River Runs Through It and Other Stories

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ISBN-10: 0226500667

ISBN-13: 9780226500669

Edition: 25th 2001

Authors: Norman Maclean, Annie Proulx

List price: $12.00
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Just as Norman Maclean writes at the end of "A River Runs through It" that he is "haunted by waters," so have readers been haunted by his novella. A retired English professor who began writing fiction at the age of 70, Maclean produced what is now recognized as one of the classic American stories of the twentieth century. Originally published in 1976, A River Runs through It and Other Stories now celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary, marked by this new edition that includes a foreword by Annie Proulx. Maclean grew up in the western Rocky Mountains in the first decades of the twentieth century. As a young man he worked many summers in logging camps and for the United States Forest…    
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Book details

List price: $12.00
Edition: 25th
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 10/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 239
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Norman Maclean (1902-1990), woodsman, scholar, teacher, and storyteller, grew up in the Western Rocky Mountains of Montana and worked for many years in logging camps and for the United States Forestry Service before beginning his academic career. He was the William Rainey Harper Professor of English at the University of Chicago until�1973.

Annie Proulx lives near the Red Desert. Her novel The Shipping News won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1994. Proulxs other works include Brokeback Mountain, Postcards, That Old Ace in the Hole, and Close Range, Wyoming Stories. She is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Foreword
Acknowledgments
A River Runs through It Logging and Pimping and "Your Pal, Jim" USFS 1919
The Ranger, the Cook, and a Hole in the Sky