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The Beacon Best of 2000

great writing by women and men of all colors and cultures

Published by Beacon Press in Boston, Mass .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

No countries but the distance of the world -- Nicholas Samaras
The toughest Indian in the world -- Sherman Alexie
Rope burn -- Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Pissarro at dusk -- Derek Walcott
Planting sticks and grinding yucca : on being a translated writer -- Julia Alvarez
From senoritas in love -- Jaime Manrique
Pet fly -- Walter Mosley
The volunteers -- Chang-rae Lee
Ten thousand in the round -- Lois-Ann Yamanaka
My grandmother's tale of how crab-o lost his head -- Robert Antoni
Family album -- Diane Thiel
A son in shadow -- Fred D'Aguiar
Charisma : a fiction -- Ai
Precious and her hair -- Ifeona Fulani
The end of empire -- Pico Iyer
Three keys -- Lidia Torres
Standing at the crossroads -- Bryant Keith Alexander
Speak -- Aimee Nezhukumatathil
Death of the cowboy -- Larry McMurtry
A ride to the wedding -- Phebus Etienne
Fathering words -- E. Ethelbert Miller
My middle kingdom -- Adrienne Su
Oath taking -- Opal Palmer Adissa
Walking -- Kate Krautkramer
Suffering -- Kyoko Mori.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PS648.S5 B4 2000

The Physical Object

x, 232 p. ;
Number of pages

ID Numbers

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Internet Archive
0807062448, 0807062456
9780807062449, 9780807062456

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