A World I Never Made

by James T. Farrell

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Written in English
Cover of: A World I Never Made | James T. Farrell
Published: Pages: 516 Downloads: 801
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Subjects:

  • Modern fiction,
  • Classics,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Domestic fiction,
  • Irish Americans,
  • South Chicago (Chicago, Ill.)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages516
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10227908M
ISBN 100252074238
ISBN 109780252074233

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I'm looking forward to James LePore's next work; this one was a gripping read that I would recommend to anyone.”Brand: Fiction Studio Books. The first book in Farrell's five-volume series, A World I Never Made introduces three generations from two families, the working-class O'Neills and the lower-middle-class O'Flahertys.

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As I write this twenty years later, I cannot stand and sing the anthem. I cannot salute the flag; I know that I am a black man in a white world. Ininat my birth inI know that I never had it made.” ― Jackie Robinson, I Never Had It Made. A World I Never Made | Pat Nolan, an American man, is summoned to Paris to claim the body of his estranged daughter Megan, who has committed suicide.

The body, however, is not Megan’s and it becomes instantly clear to Pat that Megan staged this, that she is in serious trouble, and that she is calling to him for sends Pat on an odyssey that stretches across France. A World I Never Made is an atmospheric novel of suspense with brilliantly drawn characters and back-stories as compelling as the plot itself.

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John. The late show is over And the city fast asleep And I'm lost in a world That's just too cold and deep I've turned so many ways I'm spinning like a top And I wish that I could get off Or get this world to stop I'm a stranger and afraid I'm a stranger and afraid I'm a stranger and afraid In a world I never made .World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war that lasted from 28 July to 11 November Contemporaneously described as "the war to end all wars", it led to the mobilisation of more than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, making it one of the largest wars .