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Author Krause, Ervin D.
Title Short stories. Selections
You will never see any God : stories / Ervin D. Krause ; edited and with an introduction by Timothy Schaffert.
Imprint Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2014]

Author Krause, Ervin D.
Subject Farm life -- Fiction.
Short stories, American -- West (U.S.)
Nebraska -- Fiction.
Alt Name Schaffert, Timothy.
Description 1 online resource
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Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Spring Flood; The Right Hand; The Shooters; Old Schwier; Anniversary; The Metal Sky; The Quick and the Dead; The Witch; The Snake; About the Author
Summary A farmer perishing under a fallen tractor makes a last stab at philosophizing: "There was nothing dead that was ever beautiful." It is a sentiment belied not only by the strange beauty in his story but also in the rough lives and deaths, small and large, that fill these haunting tales. Pulp-fiction grim and gritty but with the rhythm and resonance of classic folklore, these stories take place in a world of shadowy figures and childhood fears, in a countryside peopled by witches and skinflints, by men and women mercilessly unforgiving of one another's trespasses, and in nights prowled by w.
ISBN 9780803254077 (electronic bk.)
0803254075 (electronic bk.)
0803254083 (electronic bk.)
9780803254084 (electronic bk.)
9780803249769 (paper ; alk. paper)
0803249764 (paper ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 871670250
Additional Format Print version: Krause, Ervin D. Short stories. Selections. You will never see any God 0803254083 (DLC) 2013041641.

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