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Irving Warner's Crossing the Water: The Alaska-Hawaii Trilogies PDF

By Irving Warner

ISBN-10: 1929355513

ISBN-13: 9781929355518

even if Alaska and Hawaii have either been reputable states of the USA of the USA for 50 years, they're nonetheless checked out as distant and mysterious and a little harmful. Irving Warner has lived in either states, and his fiction displays not just his deep knowing of those areas but in addition his honest love and recognize for them. In those impressive tales, Warner introduces his readers to those very assorted lands and to the very targeted those who stay there.

In the Alaska section of those present tales, “The misplaced River Trilogy,” Warner makes a speciality of the chilly and loneliness of distant Alaska villages, growing tales which all happen round the misplaced River highway. He writes concerning the passions that isolation and climate can deliver out in people, passions that are strong and occasionally deadly. The mythos among existence and afterlife is woven into each one tale. This elevates them to a bigger person assertion, however the 3 jointly turns into a forceful imaginative and prescient of that enigmatic area among existence and loss of life.

In his “Hawaiian Islands Trilogy,” he appears at a distinct form of mythos – the customarily airy measurement of time. in a single unforgettable tale, he tells approximately previous Okata. he's a nine-decades-old former sugar plantation employee, a Japanese-Hawaiian who seems wasting his bearings alongside the time-line that has introduced him into post-plantation Hawaii¬, the realm of the twenty first century.

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