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Georgia Bottoms

Mark Childress

Georgia Bottoms

a novel

by Mark Childress

  • 144 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Back Bay Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Baptists,
  • Single women,
  • Women,
  • City and town life,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMark Childress
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.H486 G46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination278, 7 p. ;
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25242278M
    ISBN 109780316033039
    LC Control Number2012371491


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A book of essays on his work, David Bottoms: Critical Essays and Interviews, edited by William Walsh, was published in He received a Governor’s Award for the Arts and Humanities in from the Georgia Humanities Council, and he currently holds the Amos Distinguished Chair in English Letters at Georgia State University.

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