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In 1956, toward the end of Reverend John Ames's life, he begins a letter to his young son, an account of himself and his forebears. Ames is the son of an Iowan preacher and the grandson of a minister who, as a young man in Maine, saw a vision of Christ bound in chains and came west to Kansas to figh

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Author Marilynne Robinson

Pages 247

Publisher Macmillan

Published Date 2004

ISBN 031242440X 9780312424404


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