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A small, melodramatic story

Stephen Belber

A small, melodramatic story

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Published by Dramatists Play Service in New York .
Written in English


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In Washington D.C., a widow named O is trying to figure out whether life is worth re-engaging with. In her path are the 1968 riots, the first Gulf War, the Freedom of Information Act and herself. There"s also an archivist named Keith, a cop named Perry and a kid named Cleo. And finally, there"s the question of just how much about anything do we really need to know.--From publisher"s description.

Edition Notes

Statement/ by Stephen Belber
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2011/40435 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24816675M
ISBN 109780822222088
LC Control Number2010282820
OCLC/WorldCa173092433

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