The overstory : a novel
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New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018].
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9780393635522, 039363552X, 9781785151637, 1785151630, 9780393356687, 039335668X
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Villa Park Public Library - Fiction
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First edition.
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502 pages ; 25 cm
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English

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"An air force loadmaster in the Vietnam War is shot out of the sky, then saved by falling into a banyan. An artist inherits a hundred years of photographic portraits, all of the same doomed American chestnut. A hard-partying undergraduate in the late 1980s electrocutes herself, dies, and is sent back to life by creatures of air and light. A hearing-and speech-impaired scientist discovers that trees are communicating with one another. These four, and five other strangers -- each summoned in different ways by trees -- are brought together in a last and violent stand to save the continent's few remaining acres of virgin forest."--,From dust jacket.
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Text in English.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Powers, R. (2018). The overstory: a novel (First edition.). W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Powers, Richard, 1957-. 2018. The Overstory: A Novel. New York: W.W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Powers, Richard, 1957-. The Overstory: A Novel New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Powers, Richard. The Overstory: A Novel First edition., W.W. Norton & Company, 2018.

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