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Fort Wayne is Seventh on Hitler's List : Indiana Stories

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These 11 stories represent something new in American fiction. The author calls them mixtures of fact and fiction, fame and obscurity, their sources the little stories people repeat without thinking and then turn them into myth.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 164 pages
  • 142.24 x 210.82 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • Enlarged
  • Enlarged ed of 2nd revised ed
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0253208513
  • 9780253208514
  • 1,045,745

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John Barth has said that Michael Martone's stories 'transform Indiana from a mere heartland into an archive of the heart.' Uncommon and uncanny, hypnotic, multidimensional, realistic, often hilarious, these fifteen stories represent something new in American fiction.show more

About Michael Martone

MICHAEL MARTONE is the author and editor of several works of fiction and nonfiction. He and his wife, the poet Theresa Pappas, are publishers of Story County Books.show more

Table of contents

Preface Acknowledgments Fort Wayne Is Seventh on HitlerOs List Three Postcards from Indiana Santa Claus French Lick Muncie Everybody Watching and the Time Passing Like That Pieces Alfred Kinsey, Alone, after an Interview, Dreams of Indiana WhistlerOs Father Dear John The Greek Letter in the Bed Schliemann in Indianapolis The Teakwood Deck of the U.S.S. Indiana Biographshow more

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