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Mourning of Angels

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ISBN-10: 1401020933

ISBN-13: 9781401020934

Edition: N/A

Authors: Patricia S. Taylor Edmisten

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"...a compelling story of female initiation." St. Petersburg Times"I read Patricia Edmisten´s dramatic and sensuous debut novel, ´The Mourning of Angels´ in the aftermath of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Her marvelous evocation of the first days of the Peace Corps provided an escape from the sadness of New York City, where I live, as well as a much-needed perspective on the savagery of that act.´The Mourning of Angels´ captures the innocence of 1962 and 1963, before the Kennedy assassination, when many of us, swept up in the idealism of such a venture, joined the Peace Corps and journeyed to countries we´d never heard of, and when young women seized the opportunity for a kind of…    
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Book details

List price: $22.99
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation LLC
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 309
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Patricia S. Taylor Edmistenwinner of the National Peace Corps Writers Award, Is a retired university professor, a scholar, And The author of five previous books. She and her husband live in Pensacola, Florida. They have a blended family of six children and fifteen grandchildren.