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By William Styron

ISBN-10: 1936317257

ISBN-13: 9781936317257

Three autobiographically encouraged novellas by way of Styron that inform the tale of a tender writer’s trip to adulthood

William Styron’s A Tidewater Morning good points 3 novellas based round budding novelist Paul Whitehurst’s coming of age in the course of the nice melancholy and moment global battle.

They express Whitehurst’s fight to deal with his mother’s terminal melanoma, his view of the strained racial family within the pre-war American South, and his anxiousness as a marine getting ready to land at the shorelines of Okinawa. 

Each novella weaves jointly the transformative reports of Whitehurst’s formative years with Styron’s signature deep old perception, underscoring how the importance of the earlier informs the present. 

This publication contains a new illustrated biography of William Styron, together with unique letters, infrequent images, and never-before-seen records from the Styron relatives and the Duke collage information.

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