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Title:
Open field
Author:
Brodie, John.
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Publication Information:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1974.
Physical Description:
ix, 230 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
"A San Francisco Book Company/Houghton Mifflin book."
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780395198827
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Book

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James D. Houston is the author of "Continental Drift" & six other novels, & of several nonfiction works, including "Farewell to Manzanar", coauthored with his wife, Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston.

(Publisher Provided) James D. Houston was born in San Francisco, California on November 10, 1933. He received a bachelor's degree in drama from San Jose State College and a master's degree in American literature at Stanford University. During his lifetime, he wrote nine novels as well as nonfiction books and essays. His works include Bird of Another Heaven, Snow Mountain Passage, and Farewell to Manzanar. His second novel, Gig, won the Joseph Henry Jackson Award for Fiction. He taught writing part-time at numerous universities including the University of California at Santa Cruz, the University of Hawaii, the University of Oregon, the University of Michigan, George Mason University, and San Jose State University. He died due to complications of cancer on April 16, 2009 at the age of 75.

(Bowker Author Biography)