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Misfit, an autobiography

James Robert White

Misfit, an autobiography

by James Robert White

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Captain J. R. White, D.S.O.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT788.W58 A3
The Physical Object
Pagination351, [1] p.
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6748039M
LC Control Number30024942
OCLC/WorldCa5528987

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Thomas Edison, American inventor who, singly or jointly, held a world record 1, patents and created the world’s first industrial research laboratory. Among his most notable inventions are the phonograph, the motion-picture camera, and the incandescent lamp. For anyone who has ever felt like they don't belong, Sigh, Gone shares an irreverent, funny, and moving tale of displacement and assimilation woven together with poignant themes from beloved works of classic literature. In , during the fall of Saigon, Phuc Tran immigrates to America along with his family.


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