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The Overstory: Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
 

The Overstory: Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Hardback)

By Powers, Richard

Nine strangers, each in different ways, become summoned by trees, brought together in a last stand to save the continent's few remaining acres of virgin forest. The Overstory unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fable, ranging from antebellum New York to the late-twentieth...-century Timber Wars of the Pacific Northwest and beyond, revealing a world alongside our own - vast, slow, resourceful, magnificently inventive, and almost invisible to us. This is the story of a handful of people who learn how to see that world, and who are drawn up into its unfolding catastrophe.
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ISBN 9781785151637
Released NZ 15 Apr 2018
Publisher Cornerstone
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781785151637
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Cornerstone
Imprint William Heinemann Ltd
Released 15 Apr 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Powers, Richard
Category Modern Fiction
Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 512
Dimensions Width: 162mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 44mm
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight 760g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade

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