That Distant Land: The Collected Stories (Port William)
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- Sales Rank:61,718
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
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- Shipping Weight (lbs):1.3
- Dimensions (in):1.1 x 5.9 x 8.9
- Publication Date:March 10, 2005
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That Distant Land includes twenty-three stories from Wendell Berry's Port William membership. Arranged in their fictional chronology, the book shines forth as a single sustained work, not simply an anthology. It reveals Wendell Berry as a literary master capable of managing an imaginative integrity over decades of writing with a multitude of characters followed over several generations. Combining The Wild Birds (1985), Fidelity (1992), and Watch With Me (1994), and including four never-before-collected stories and a map of Port William, this book offers rest for the weary, hope for the beleaguered, and strength for the rest of us.
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