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The Resource After the noise of Saigon, Walter McDonald

After the noise of Saigon, Walter McDonald

Label
After the noise of Saigon
Title
After the noise of Saigon
Statement of responsibility
Walter McDonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A2914
LC item number
A69 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Label
After the noise of Saigon, Walter McDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
When children think you can do anything -- The food pickers of Saigon -- Living on buried water -- Praise -- In green pastures -- Setting the torch to stubble -- The digs in Escondido Canyon -- Estacado -- Caught in the storm on Hardscrabble -- Watching for ships off Padre Island -- Between the moon and me -- The one that got away -- Nearing the end of a century -- Goat ranching -- Nothing to do but start over -- Bull -- The eye's in Joe Hall's shed -- My father quits another job -- The winter they bombed Pearl Harbor -- The guilt of survivors -- Loading a shotgun -- Flood fishing -- Crawling through caverns -- With a woman who looks like a crystal gayle -- The night of rattlesnake chili -- The way the world ends -- Crosswind landings -- Crashes real and imagined -- Jet flight, the early years -- We called it entering Heaven -- New guy -- War games -- Christmas bells, Saigon -- Rig-sitting -- Cousin Billy and the weather -- After the noise of Saigon -- For friends missing in action -- An object set in motion -- Fathers and sons -- Breathe deeply, and relax -- Night missions -- Backpacking the San Juan -- The middle years -- Balance -- The children's hour -- Sundown -- Old men fishing at Brownwood -- Between two shores of Toledo -- Reasons for taking risks -- The rodeo fool
Control code
16465994
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
87 p.
Isbn
9780870236006
Lccn
87020582
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Walter McDonald, 1992 (SW Writers Access. No. 92-033). Signed by author.
Label
After the noise of Saigon, Walter McDonald
Publication
Contents
When children think you can do anything -- The food pickers of Saigon -- Living on buried water -- Praise -- In green pastures -- Setting the torch to stubble -- The digs in Escondido Canyon -- Estacado -- Caught in the storm on Hardscrabble -- Watching for ships off Padre Island -- Between the moon and me -- The one that got away -- Nearing the end of a century -- Goat ranching -- Nothing to do but start over -- Bull -- The eye's in Joe Hall's shed -- My father quits another job -- The winter they bombed Pearl Harbor -- The guilt of survivors -- Loading a shotgun -- Flood fishing -- Crawling through caverns -- With a woman who looks like a crystal gayle -- The night of rattlesnake chili -- The way the world ends -- Crosswind landings -- Crashes real and imagined -- Jet flight, the early years -- We called it entering Heaven -- New guy -- War games -- Christmas bells, Saigon -- Rig-sitting -- Cousin Billy and the weather -- After the noise of Saigon -- For friends missing in action -- An object set in motion -- Fathers and sons -- Breathe deeply, and relax -- Night missions -- Backpacking the San Juan -- The middle years -- Balance -- The children's hour -- Sundown -- Old men fishing at Brownwood -- Between two shores of Toledo -- Reasons for taking risks -- The rodeo fool
Control code
16465994
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
87 p.
Isbn
9780870236006
Lccn
87020582
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Walter McDonald, 1992 (SW Writers Access. No. 92-033). Signed by author.

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