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Algren : A Life (2017, original release: 2017)
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Published: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, [2017] ©2017
Description:  362 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9781613735329, 1613735324, 9781613735329, 1613735324 :,
Language:  English


"Algren: A Life is a new biography of Chicago writer Nelson Algren, author of The Man with the Golden Arm, A Walk on the Wild Side, Never Come Morning, multiple short stories, and travel essays"--



Childhood days -- College and the crash -- Prison and somebody in boots -- Marriage and the WPA -- Polonia and never come morning -- Polonia's revenge and Private Abraham -- Beloved local youth -- Golden years -- The walls begin to close -- The nonconformist -- Return of the native -- Good-bye to fiction -- Good-bye to Chicago -- Knitted backwards

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