Mercy Seat

Mercy Seat

by Bruce Smith
     
 

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Bruce Smith's new collection of poems presents a formidable vision of growing up "white male North American" in the fifties and sixties. With poems whose subjects range from football to politics to jazz, Mercy Seat is a book by a native son who has survived the brokenness of his country to sing a paradoxical new song for a new age.

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Bruce Smith's new collection of poems presents a formidable vision of growing up "white male North American" in the fifties and sixties. With poems whose subjects range from football to politics to jazz, Mercy Seat is a book by a native son who has survived the brokenness of his country to sing a paradoxical new song for a new age.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226764061
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
05/02/1994
Series:
Phoenix Poets Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
55
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.20(d)

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