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Sailor song

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Viking,
Pub. Date:
[1992]
Language:
English
Description
This epic tale of the north is a vibrant moral fable for our time. Set in the near future in the fishing village of Kuinak, Alaska, a remnant outpost of the American frontier not yet completely overcome by environmental havoc and mad-dog development, Sailor Song is a wild, rollicking novel, a dark and cosmic romp. The town and its denizens--colorful refugees from the Lower Forty-Eight and DEAPs (Descendants of Early Aboriginal Peoples)--are seduced and besieged by a Hollywood crew, come to film the classic children's book The Sea Lion. The ensuing turf war escalates into a struggle for the soul of the town as the novel spins and swirls toward a harrowing climax. Writing with a spectacular range of language and style, Kesey has given us a unique and powerful novel about America.
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9780670835218
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Full title sailor song
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Last Update 2018-04-20 04:18:14AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 04:11:41AM

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subject_facet Alaska -- Fiction, Epic literature, Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Fiction
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