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A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

(1992)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Awards
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book (nominee)
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Best Book
Robert Olen Butler's lyrical and poignant collection of stories about the aftermath of the Vietnam War and its impact on the Vietnamese was acclaimed by critics across the nation and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1993. Now Grove Press is proud to reissue this contemporary classic by one of America's most important living writers, in a new edition of A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain that includes two subsequently published stories -- "Salem" and "Missing" -- that brilliantly complete the collection's narrative journey, returning to the jungles of Vietnam.

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Hardback Editions

October 1999 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 0-7857-2689-6 / 978-0-7857-2689-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bt Bound
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March 1992 : USA Hardback
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Title: Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Butler
ISBN: 0-8050-1986-3 / 978-0-8050-1986-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Henry Holt
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Paperback Editions

July 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: Good Scent from a Strange Mountain, A
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 1-84344-760-6 / 978-1-84344-760-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: No Exit Press
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April 2001 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 0-8021-3798-9 / 978-0-8021-3798-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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October 1993 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 0-7493-9767-5 / 978-0-7493-9767-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Minerva
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June 1993 : UK Paperback
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Title: Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 0-14-017664-0 / 978-0-14-017664-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Audio Editions

July 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 1-5226-8751-3 / 978-1-5226-8751-1
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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July 2010 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
Publisher: Audible Studios
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July 2010 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
Publisher: Audible Studios
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March 1995 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
ISBN: 1-55644-398-6 / 978-1-55644-398-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Amer Audio Prose Library Inc
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Kindle Editions

September 2015 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: The Pulitzer Prize-winning stories about the aftermath of the Vietnam War
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
Publisher: No Exit Press
Availability: Amazon UK   


March 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain: Stories
Author(s): Robert Olen Butler
Publisher: Grove Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA