Where the river runs

by Richard S. Wheeler

Publisher: Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me

Written in English
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 467
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StatementRichard S. Wheeler.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3573.H4345 W4 1990b
The Physical Object
Pagination320 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1878289M
ISBN 101560540354
LC Control Number90038613
OCLC/WorldCa21764647

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The shadows continued up the bank. A River Runs through It, by Norman Maclean, is the coming-of-age story of the author and his brother, Paul.

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It is the one activity where brother can connect with brother and father with son, bridging troubled relationships at the junction of great trout rivers in western Montana.