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Called "stunning and suspenseful" (Andrea Barrett, Outside), and "exquisitely detailed" (Alan Cheuse, NPR), The Forty Fathom Bank is a gripping novella of adventure and desperation in the tradition of The Treasure of the Sierra Madre. Finally back in print, this acclaimed cult classic tells the story of two men seeking riches on a late-season fishing trip off the coast of ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published April 1st 2004 by Chronicle Books
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Beautifully written but tragic stories of west coast fisherman. Dark and depressing.
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Great writing, if fishing is your subject. Uneven at times, but worth it.
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A small collection of unforgettable short stories.
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