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size of the world

by Aline Soules

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Published by Plain View Press in Austin, TX .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAline Soules. The shape of the heart / Nancy Ryan
ContributionsRyan, Nancy.
The Physical Object
Pagination64, 64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16976866M
ISBN 101891386069

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The United States and its partners continue to face a growing number of global threats and challenges. The CIA’s mission includes collecting and analyzing information about high priority national security issues such as international terrorism, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, cyber attacks, international organized crime and narcotics trafficking, regional conflicts. The size of the world turns out to be astonishingly large but also intimately connected, as this novel moves us dexterously across several generations, from Thailand to Vietnam, to Mexico and the United States. Silber (Ideas of Heaven, , etc.) delicately entwines multiple narrative threads. She does so using the Faulkneresque technique of.

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