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Second Skin - 05 edition

Second Skin (ISBN10: 0811216446; ISBN13: 9780811216449)
ISBN13: 978-0811216449
ISBN10: 0811216446

Summary: Skipper an ex-World War II naval Lieutenant and the narrator of ''Second Skin'' interweaves past and present--what he refers to as his ''naked history''--in a series of episodes that tell the story of a volatile life marked by pitiful losses as well as a more elusive overwhelming joy. The past: the suicides of his father wife and daughter the murder of his son-in-law a brutal rape and subsequent mutiny at sea. The present: caring for his granddaughter on a ''northern'' island where h ...show moree works as an artificial inseminator of cows and attempts to reclaim the innocence with which he faced the tragedies of his earlier life. Combining unflinching descriptions of suffering with his sense of beauty Hawkes is a master of nimble and sensuous prose who makes the awful and mundane fantastic and occasionally makes the fantastic surreal. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 05
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Published: 11/05/2005
International: No

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