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Nobody rich or famous

Richard Shelton

Nobody rich or famous

a family memoir

by Richard Shelton

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homes and haunts,
  • Description and travel,
  • Family,
  • Anecdotes

  • About the Edition

    Nobody Rich or Famous is a literary memoir about family and place. Shelton travels to his childhood home in rural Idaho to connect with his past and discover his family history. The manuscript touches upon family dynamics, death and mortality, alcoholism, abusive relationships, and life in the rural and urban West. The book simultaneously exposes the conflicts within Shelton"s family while illustrating life in Great Basin during the first half of the 20th century.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Shelton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.H39367 Z46 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284 pages
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27223010M
    ISBN 100816533997, 0816534004
    ISBN 109780816533992, 9780816534005
    LC Control Number2016007478
    OCLC/WorldCa940795609


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