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Ether / Ben Ehrenreich.

Ehrenreich, Ben. (Author).
Book Book (c2011.)
Description: 183 p. ; 21 cm.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : City Lights Books, c2011.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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  • ISBN: 9780872865181
  • ISBN: 0872865185
Summary: "A bearded man in a badly soiled suit known only The Stranger wanders the fringes of a dying metropolis, looking for a way to 'get back on top.' Thwarted and rejected at every turn--even by the author of this novel, whom he visits repeatedly in unsuccessful attempts to determine the outcome of his own narrative--his impotence and rage drive him to acts of seemingly senseless violence. He encounters various characters on his journey: three skinheads who beat him senseless, a pack of sadistic boys who torture him, a deaf-mute woman who tries to heal him, and a deranged man who identifies him as The One. A sidewalk preacher and a crew of lost souls attempt to follow his trail, and an innocent boy ignites a fire that threatens to consume them all."--P. [4] of cover.

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Ehrenreich, Ben. "Ether." San Francisco, CA : City Lights Books, 2011.

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