Among the missing

by Cecil Thomson

Written in English
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  • United States,
  • United States. Marine Corps,
  • Wake Island, Battle of, Wake Island, 1941,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Poetry

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Poem dedicated to marines at the battle of Wake Island during World War II.

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Open LibraryOL25071764M
LC Control Number79003461

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an Chaon’s most recent book is Ill Will, a national bestseller, named one of the ten best books of by Publishers Weekly. Other works include the short story collection Stay Awake (), a finalist for the Story Prize; the national bestseller Await Your Reply and Among the Missing, a Finalist for the National Book Award.

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Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Chabon praised the O. Henry Award-winning story, "Big Me, " featured in "Among the Missing," saying: "With a story like this one from the marvelous writer Dan Chaon, I am confronted not only with an unfathomable mystery such as that of the endurance of a single human identity over time, but also with new proof of the enduring value of telling tales.

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Among the Missing - you can miss this one These stories are about characters who are, in one way or another, dealing with the absence of someone who used to be in their lives. In some cases the absence is welcome, in others not, and in still others, the loss is ambiguous.

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