Angle of Repose, Wallace Stegner
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Angle of Repose

Author: Wallace Stegner

Narrator: Mark Bramhall

Unabridged: 22 hr 9 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 11/24/2009

Genre: Fiction - Classics

Synopsis

Wallace Stegner's uniquely American classic centers on Lyman Ward, a noted historian who relates a fictionalized biography of his pioneer grandparents at a time when he has become estranged from his own family. Through a combination of research, memory, and exaggeration, Ward voices ideas concerning the relationship between history and the present, art and life, parents and children, husbands and wives. Like other great quests in literature, Lyman Ward's investigation leads him deep into the dark shadows of his own life. The result is a deeply moving novel that, through the prism of one family, illuminates the American present against the fascinating background of its past.

Set in many parts of the West, Angle of Repose is a story of discoverypersonal, historical, and geographicalthat endures as Wallace Stegner's masterwork: an illumination of yesterday's reality that speaks to today's.

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