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The Tangierman's Lament: And Other Tales of Virginia

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Go where the story is--that's one tenet of journalism Earl Swift has had little trouble living up to. In two decades of covering the commonwealth, Swift has hiked, canoed--even spelunked--a singular path through Virginia. He has also stopped and listened. This collection brings together some twenty Virginia tales wherein hardship is revealed as tragedy, and humor appears as uncanny, illuminating strangeness. The Pulitzer-nominated title story takes us to the Chesapeake island of Tangier, home to a Methodist enclave over ...

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The Tangierman's Lament: And Other Tales of Virginia 2010, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville

ISBN-13: 9780813929743

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The Tangierman's Lament: And Other Tales of Virginia 2007, University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville

ISBN-13: 9780813926223

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