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Hershenow, Nicholas

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ISBN 10: 0399147543 / ISBN 13: 9780399147548
Published by BlueHen Books, 2001
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Hershenow, Nicholas. THE ROAD BUILDER. NY: BlueHen Books, c2001. first printing. 520pp. 8vo. Signed by the author on blank Small ding on lower edge of front cover, else fine hardcover in near fine d/j (small ding on rear panel). Bookseller Inventory # 75721

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Publisher: BlueHen Books

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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A young American couple travels to Africa where their cultural expectations are shattered by the reality of the continent, and they are forced to reshape themselves in a new image. A first novel. 30,000 first printing.

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Nicholas Hershenow was a Peace Corps volunteer in Zaire (Congo) in the 1980s. He has worked as the director of a community gardens and fisheries program, a whitewater raft and wilderness guide, and is now a U.S. Forest Service stream survey technician. He has published stories in The Missouri Review, The North American Review, and Western Humanities Review. The Road Builder is his first novel. AUTHCOMMENTS:

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