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The swan song pentad

by Stanley L. Alpert

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Alpert"s Bookery in Nanuet, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Death -- Fiction.,
    • Older people -- Fiction.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stanley L. Alpert.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3551.L715 S83 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL400472M
      ISBN 101892666022
      LC Control Number98093484
      OCLC/WorldCa40716738

      Robert McCammon's Swan Song is fucking amazing. I've read this book 3 times once as a teenager and twice as an adult. I would highly recommend this book. I've always hoped that someone would turn it into a series like the Walking Dead. Title: Swan Song (Third Book in the Trilogy "A Modern Comedy") (Second part of the Forsyte Chronicles) Author: John Galsworthy * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: Language: English Date first posted: October Date most recently updated: October Produced by: Don Lainson [email protected] Project.

      About this Item: Dark Harvest Books, Ilinois, Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Covered in plastic; includes a broadside (6 1/2 x 9 3/4) of original sketch of Swan Song, the Dark Harvest ed. Courtesy of Chas Lang. Signed byh author and illlustrator on broadside and inscribed by author on title page (to Judy) ; B and w illustration; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; pages. Teaching Swan Song. The Swan Song lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and more.

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