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The Ordinary Seaman

(1997)
A novel by

 
Awards
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Awards Best Novel (nominee)
PEN/Faulkner Award for fiction Best Book (nominee)
Francisco, a young veteran of the war in Nicaragua, comes to New York with fourteen other men to staff Urua, a wreck of a ship sitting idle on a Brooklyn pier, leaving Francisco and his fellow crew members trapped, unable to find work or return home.

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Hardback Editions

February 1997 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 0-87113-671-6 / 978-0-87113-671-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
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Paperback Editions

March 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 0-571-19209-2 / 978-0-571-19209-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
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January 1998 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 0-8021-3548-X / 978-0-8021-3548-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Grove Press
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June 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 0-571-19101-0 / 978-0-571-19101-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

May 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 1-5226-6131-X / 978-1-5226-6131-3
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


May 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   


May 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


1998 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 0-7887-2521-1 / 978-0-7887-2521-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: RECORDED BOOKS, INC.
Availability: Amazon   


Kindle Editions

December 2007 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Ordinary Seaman
Author(s): Francisco Goldman
Publisher: Grove Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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