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Light years

James Salter

Light years

by James Salter

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by North Point Press in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)
    • Subjects:
    • Married people -- Fiction.,
    • Divorced people -- Fiction.,
    • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames Salter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.A4622 L54 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination308 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3794580M
      ISBN 100865470642
      LC Control Number81083966
      OCLC/WorldCa8497708

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Four cadets at the Quatra Fleet Academy will have to put their differences aside and become a team if they want to defend their world from a cunning enemy--and they might even fall in love in the process. The four 4/5. Light Years is not so much the story of a marriage (it may not be a story at all, in the familiar sense of that word) as it is a time-lapse portrait of one, the kind of portrait that might have been painted by Seurat.

Its protagonists, Viri and Nedra Berland, are observed over a period of some twenty years. Jan 28,  · Light years is probably the best book I have ever read. Engaging story, exceptional character development, and best of all, elegant prose. Salter, like Hemingway, is brilliant at conveying emotion, mood, atmosphere and character without any excess language.

Light to Wealth is a book that helps parents learn how to teach their younger /5. Light years book New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice | Named a best book of by Parade The Light Years is a joyous and defiant coming-of-age memoir set during one of the most turbulent times in American history "This stunningly beautiful, original memoir is driven by a search for the divine, a quest that leads Rush into some dangerous places.

Apr 02,  · A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. The Light Years is a joyous and defiant coming-of-age memoir set during one of the most turbulent times in American history.

Chris Rush was born into a prosperous, fiercely Roman Catholic, New Jersey family. But underneath the gleaming mid-century house, the flawless hostess mom, and the thriving businessman dad ran an unspoken tension 4/5(2). Light Years is a masterpiece.” —Elizabeth Benedict, Philadelphia Inquirer “Remarkable Salter celebrates the silver-and-golden bitterness of life.

Light Years becomes an unexpectedly moving ode to beautiful lives frayed by time.” —James Wolcott, Esquire “[A] twentieth-century masterpiece.

“Light Years,” which many writers and readers now consider a masterpiece, attracted some good reviews. But there were also some savage ones.

Anatole Broyard, in the Times, deplored the Author: Nick Paumgarten. Buy a cheap copy of Light Years book by James Salter. This exquisite, resonant novel is a brilliant portrait of marriage by a contemporary American master.

Even as he lingers over the lustrous surface of Viri and Free shipping over $/5(5). Long ago (it appeared here in ) James Salter wrote one of the few genuinely erotic books—A Sport and a Pastime—within memory. Light Years has much of his sensuous elegance and ease, subdued by the years which also lend the primary distancing effect—there is almost none of that insatiable fever of the flesh.

And while there's a general quality of discreet opulence (Durrell, mentioned. Light Years () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Supernova () Hardcover Paperback Kindle: Kass Morgan is an American author that writes young adult science fiction novels. Morgan is best known for ‘The ’, a book series that became a popular live-action television show.

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Critic Reviews. The Light Years is a joyous and defiant coming-of-age memoir set during one of the most turbulent times in American history"This stunningly beautiful, original memoir is driven by a search for the divine, a quest that leads Rush into some dangerous places The Light Years is funny, harrowing, and deeply tender.".

This is a book about people, and it concentrates on what motivates them. We learn a lot about the world building through conversation and internal monologues, but you are never overburdened.

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Jun 26,  · In memory of James Salter, who died last week, the Daily is republishing a series of essays fromwhen Salter received The Paris Review’s Hadada Prize. In today’s piece, Jhumpa Lahiri writes about Light Years.

To learn more about Salter, read his Art of Fiction interview or one of his stories from the magazine: [ ]. The captain of a family-owned starship arranges a marriage for her son in hopes of achieving faster-than-light travel and maybe, just maybe, marital carthage-publicite.com Hisako Saski is even born, her parents make a deal on her behalf.

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Because it includes the word "year", the term light-year may be metric (SI) units: ×10¹⁵ m, Pm. The Light Years (Book): Greene, R. W. W.: "Before Hisako Saski is even born, her parents make a deal on her behalf.

In exchange for a first-class education and a boost out of poverty, Hisako will marry Adem Sadiq, a maintenance engineer and self-styled musician who works the trade lanes aboard his family's sub-light starship, the Hajj.Light Years Kass Morgan.

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