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Signals of distress

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Farrar, Straus, and Giroux,
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"Signals of Distress" tells the story of an American emigration vessel grounded off the coast of England in the 1830's. While the Belle of Wilmington waits to be refloated, the isolated community of Wherrytown offers what hospitality it can to the crew, but the Americans prove to be a disturbing presence. A brilliantly imagined historical fiction about emigration, dislocation, and the price of liberty, this novel confirms Crace's reputation as a writer who is gifted almost beyond belief.
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subject_facet Americans -- Travel -- England -- History -- Fiction, Emigration and immigration -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Sea stories, United States -- History, Naval -- To 1900 -- Fiction
title_display Signals of distress
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title_short Signals of distress
topic_facet Americans, Emigration and immigration, History, History, Naval, Travel