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The visitable past

a wartime memoir

by Leon Edel

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Published for the Biographical Research Center by the University of Hawai"i Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Edel, Leon, 1907-,
    • United States. Army -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological aspects,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLeon Edel.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American.
      SeriesA Biography monograph
      ContributionsUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa. Biographical Research Center.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD811.E29 A3 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 242 p. :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6796847M
      ISBN 10082482430X, 0824824318
      LC Control Number00069068

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      I recount all this, first, because it relates to the subject of my literary paper, which was Henry James's idea of the "visitable past"—the past that is before our time and yet so tantalizingly close to it that we feel we must be able to recover it, through contact with those few from that era who still survive. A book about the Counter Intelligence Corps (CIC), following a fathers experiences in World War II.

        Revisiting the “Visitable Past”: Reflections on Wayne Booth's Teaching after Twenty-Nine Years Meri-Jane Rochelson Search for other works by this author on:Author: Meri-Jane Rochelson.   Four middle-aged siblings reunite at their family home in the English countryside in Hadley’s (Clever Girl, , etc.) quietly masterful domestic arrive one by one, gathering at the decrepit old house for what may be the last time (memories are one thing; the cost of maintenance is another): Alice first, artistic and sentimental; Fran, frazzled and practical, her two children.


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