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Crossing to safety / Wallace Stegner ; introduction by Terry Tempest Williams ; afterword by T.H. Watkins.

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  • ISBN: 9780307430861 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307430863 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (315 pages).
  • Edition: Modern Library pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2002.

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Two couples meet during the Depression years in Madison, Wis., and become devoted friends despite vast differences in upbringing and social status.
Subject: Married people > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Novelists > Fiction.
Vermont > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Didactic fiction.
Electronic books.

Terry Tempest Williams is the author of many books, including Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place; Red: Passion and Patience in the Desert; and Finding Beauty in a Broken World. A recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Lannan Literary Fellowship in creative nonfiction, she lives in southern Utah.
T. H. Watkins (1936–2000) was the first Wallace Stegner Distinguished Professor of Western American Studies at Montana State University, and was the author of twenty-eight books.

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