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Garbage: A Poem Paperback – 11 Feb 2003

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  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; New Ed edition (11 Feb. 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0393324117
  • ISBN-13: 978-0393324112
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 1 x 21.1 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 348,315 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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In a time when most poetry is about loss, Ammons wanders through our community junkyard and, with his good eye, points out what is valuable, and tells us, in his trustworthy tone, why. National Book Award Winner.

About the Author

A. R. Ammons's (1926-2001) was a two-time winner of the National Book Award and the recipient of a National Book Critics Circle Award. His many additional honors include the Academy of American Poets' Wallace Stevens Award, the Bollingen Prize, the Poetry Society of America's Robert Frost Medal, the Ruth Lilly Prize, and fellowships from the Guggenheim and MacArthur Foundations.

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