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The Strange and True Tale of Horace Wells, Surgeon Dentist: A Novel
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The Strange and True Tale of Horace Wells, Surgeon Dentist: A Novel

Acre Books

Fiction. In 1844, Horace Wells, a Connecticut dentist, encountered nitrous oxide, or laughing gas—then an entertainment for performers in carnival-like theatrical acts—and began administering the gas as the first true anesthetic. His discovery would...

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After the Afterlife
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After the Afterlife

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Poetry. Philosophy. Winner of the Donald Justice Award for Poetry. AFTER THE AFTERLIFE explores the zone between language and spirit. It is a book of inner and outer boundaries: of blockades, of tunnels, of wormholes. Where does our consciousness co...

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Her Adult Life: Stories
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Her Adult Life: Stories

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Fiction. The characters who populate Jenn Scott's debut collection are both trapped and adrift. Stuck in dead-end jobs or stagnant relationships or simply caught in the grip of their own inertia, they opt out, act out, and strike out, searching for ...

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A Very Angry Baby: The Anthology
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A Very Angry Baby: The Anthology

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Poetry. Fiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. African & African American Studies. Latino/Latina Studies. Jewish Studies. Art. In this, its premiere publication, Acre Books presents an array of established writers and talented newcomers to bring y...

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