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A World Lost

A World Lost

(1996)
(A book in the Port William series)
A novel by

 
Set against the turmoil of the World War II, A World Lost is just one of the classic chapters in Berry's Port William series. The summer of 1944 finds nine-year-old Andy Catlett in that very town in Kentucky, occupied more with watching meadowlarks and dipping into the nearby spring than with the weary news of the day. But when his Uncle Andrew is murdered, Andy confronts his own sense of culpability for the brawl that took his uncle's life. Told from Andy's perspective some 50 years later, the novel explores the gripping power of memory, even after decades have passed and asks each of us what in our own pasts we might have remedied.

 
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Hardback Editions

October 1996 : USA Hardback
Title: A World Lost
Author(s): Wendell Berry
ISBN: 1-887178-22-8 / 978-1-887178-22-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
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Paperback Editions

August 2010 : Canada Paperback
Title: A World Lost
Author(s): Wendell Berry
ISBN: 1-4587-9608-6 / 978-1-4587-9608-0 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2008 : USA Paperback
Title: A World Lost: A Novel (Port William)
Author(s): Wendell Berry
ISBN: 1-58243-418-2 / 978-1-58243-418-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 1997 : USA Paperback
Title: A World Lost
Author(s): Wendell Berry
ISBN: 1-887178-54-6 / 978-1-887178-54-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Counterpoint
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

October 2009 : UK Audio edition
Title: A World Lost
Author(s): Wendell Berry
Publisher: christianaudio.com
Availability: Amazon UK   

July 2009 : USA Audio CD
Title: A World Lost: A Novel (Port William)
Author(s): Wendell Berry
ISBN: 1-59644-781-8 / 978-1-59644-781-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: christianaudio Fiction
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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