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From Meaning to Desire

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ISBN-10: 1483612996

ISBN-13: 9781483612997

Edition: 2013

Authors: Douglas Uzzell

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The path From Meaning to Desire draws its characters through nine stories, eight set in 1960, along the Red River, from Shreveport to Natchitoches in western Louisiana, to the last in South Vietnam in 1967. The book opens on Lillian Stallings. Shy, missing her deceased father, and at 38 adjusting to premature grandparenthood, she finds her life dismayingly similar to her mother's -- unfulfilled, unengaged, and short on meaning. When she and her husband are traveling to their first visit to see their grandchild, Lillian is traumatized by Lou, the book's other protagonist, who owns a café and motel near Shreveport. Following the trauma, the visit to the daughter's home goes even worse than…    
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Book details

List price: $14.00
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation LLC
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 170
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.39" tall
Weight: 0.572
Language: English