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The Resource Coming to terms : a collection of essays, H. Palmer Hall

Coming to terms : a collection of essays, H. Palmer Hall

Label
Coming to terms : a collection of essays
Title
Coming to terms
Title remainder
a collection of essays
Statement of responsibility
H. Palmer Hall
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
SNM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Coming to terms : a collection of essays, H. Palmer Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
An introduction to sorts thinking about poetry -- It takes a family -- Growing up in Southeast Texas -- A hell of a job -- Dancing in the thicket -- Washed in the blood -- Coming to terms -- Before going to Vietnam -- Walking -- Walking out on things -- Teaching high school English -- Country music, language and me -- Driving to Vietnam -- Basic training -- A brief stay in Chu Lai -- Snapshots on the road to peace -- Leaving Vietnam -- Why I still write about the war -- Driving somewhere -- Studying foreign languages in graduate school -- Getting married -- Places to grow -- Coming to terms with Dad -- A true story about an old woman and poetry -- Looking for the Thicket -- The Big Thicket and the death of James Byrd, Jr. -- Driving through Milwaukee -- On rejection and acceptance, all wrapped up with the Beats -- More than a simple game
Control code
176066972
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Isbn
9781891386893
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
(OCoLC)176066972
Label
Coming to terms : a collection of essays, H. Palmer Hall
Publication
Contents
An introduction to sorts thinking about poetry -- It takes a family -- Growing up in Southeast Texas -- A hell of a job -- Dancing in the thicket -- Washed in the blood -- Coming to terms -- Before going to Vietnam -- Walking -- Walking out on things -- Teaching high school English -- Country music, language and me -- Driving to Vietnam -- Basic training -- A brief stay in Chu Lai -- Snapshots on the road to peace -- Leaving Vietnam -- Why I still write about the war -- Driving somewhere -- Studying foreign languages in graduate school -- Getting married -- Places to grow -- Coming to terms with Dad -- A true story about an old woman and poetry -- Looking for the Thicket -- The Big Thicket and the death of James Byrd, Jr. -- Driving through Milwaukee -- On rejection and acceptance, all wrapped up with the Beats -- More than a simple game
Control code
176066972
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Isbn
9781891386893
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
(OCoLC)176066972

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