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By William Heath

ISBN-10: 1496808916

ISBN-13: 9781496808912

Ever due to the fact that A corridor of Mirrors depicted the wild facet of latest Orleans within the Nineteen Sixties, Robert Stone (1937�2015) has positioned novels the place the United States has shattered and the motion is at a pitch. In Dog Soldiers, he coated the Vietnam conflict and drug smuggling. A Flag for Sunrise captured progressive discontent in significant the USA. Children of Light uncovered the crass values of Hollywood. Outerbridge Reach depicted how existential angst may end up in a eager for heroic transcendence. The conflict of religions in Jerusalem drove Damascus Gate. conventional town-gown tensions amid twenty-first-century tradition wars propelled Death of the Black-Haired Girl.

Stone�s popularity rests on his mastery of the craft of fiction. those interviews are replete with insights in regards to the artistic technique as he responds with disarming honesty to probing questions about his significant works. Stone additionally has attention-grabbing issues to assert approximately his outstanding life�a schizophrenic mom, a stint within the military, his involvement with Ken Kesey�s Merry Pranksters, and his presence on the production of the counterculture. From the e-book of A corridor of Mirrors till his demise in 2015, Stone used to be a big determine in American literature.

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