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A separate peace / by John Knowles.

By: Knowles, John, 1926-2001 [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York, New York :‡b Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., ‡c 2003. Copyright date: �1987Edition: First Scribner trade paperback edition.Description: 208 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0743253973; 9780743253970; 9780684833668; 0684833662.Subject(s): Preparatory school students -- Fiction | New Hampshire -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Death -- Fiction | Boys -- Fiction | Preparatory schools -- Fiction | Death -- Fiction | Boys | Death | Friendship | Preparatory school students | Preparatory schools | New HampshireGenre/Form: Bildungsromans. | Fiction. | Bildungsromans.DDC classification: 813/.54 Summary: Set at a boys' boarding school in New England during the early years of World War II, A Separate Peace is a harrowing and luminous parable of the dark side of adolescence. Gene is a lonely, introverted intellectual. Phineas is a handsome, taunting, daredevil athlete. What happens between the two friends one summer, like the war itself, banishes the innocence of these boys and their world. A bestseller for more than thirty years, A Separate Peace is John Knowles's crowning achievement and an undisputed American classic.
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Set at a boys' boarding school in New England during the early years of World War II, A Separate Peace is a harrowing and luminous parable of the dark side of adolescence. Gene is a lonely, introverted intellectual. Phineas is a handsome, taunting, daredevil athlete. What happens between the two friends one summer, like the war itself, banishes the innocence of these boys and their world. A bestseller for more than thirty years, A Separate Peace is John Knowles's crowning achievement and an undisputed American classic.

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