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The Sheltering Sky by Paul Bowles
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Tom A good book to read in winter -- although the chilling depicition of gradual human alientation is enough to freeze any desert. As I recall, Bowles doesn't show much sympathy for his characters, just lays bare their shriveled souls. A powerful book.

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