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The Wounded and the Slain

by David Goodis

  • 200 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Hard Crime Case .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genre Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8242528M
    ISBN 100843957719
    ISBN 109780843957716

      Immediately recognized as a revelatory and enormously controversial book since its first publication in , Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is universally recognized as one of those rare books that forever changes the way its subject is perceived. Now repackaged with a new introduction from bestselling author Hampton Sides to coincide with a major HBO dramatic film of the book, Bury /5().   The Wounded and the Slain is the last book he wrote. It's a mixed bag for the reader. On the plus side, Goodis is a terrific writer of internal dialogue, and he develops his characters with a depth and insight that few noir writers ever get close to. On the /5(21).

    THE WOUNDED AND THE SLAIN. David Goodis. Novel. Their marriage on the rocks, James and Cora Bevan flew to Jamaica for a last chance at patching things up. But in the slums of Kingston, James found himself fighting for his life, while Cora found her own path to destruction, in the arms of another man.   THE WOUNDED AND THE SLAIN by David Goodis At the other end of the bar they were having a good time, talking pleasantly with some energetic. This book introduces us to the sad couple James and Cora Bevan, dropping us right into their marriage, as they try to mend it while on holiday in a Jamaican resort. James is an insomniac, suicidal.

    Victory for the Slain is an anti-war poem written by children's author Hugh Lofting, creator of the Dr. Dolittle series. Published in , the poem is based on Lofting's experiences during World War I and one of the strongest literary expressions of his was Lofting's second book of verse but the only work written by him for adults.   Directed by Jason Begue. With Lisa Bearpark, Robert Kabakoff, Hannah Reimann, Liam or: Jason Begue.


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The Wounded and the Slain is a book about emotional-sexual dysfunction and suicidal alcoholism. The story revolves around a married couple, two severe headcases, that take a vacation to beautiful Jamaica. Their resort is an island of sanity in a slum ocean.

The husband decides to taken a drunken stroll into town, and the story takes off from there/5(77). The Wounded And The Slain started out pretty overtly pulpish: self-destructive alcoholic impotent with his thoroughly-telegraphed and well-founded frigidity/child sexual abuse wife take a Jamaican vacation, like a Caribbean Under the Volcano.

But, as superficially-trajectoried as the plot would seem, Goodis spends his most expressive pages not /5(30). The Wounded and the Slain is the last book he wrote. It's a mixed bag for the reader. On the plus side, Goodis is a terrific writer of internal dialogue, and he develops his characters with a depth and insight that few noir writers ever get close to.

On the minus side, the plot is too much like a soap opera/5. Wounded and the Slain by David Goodis,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). THE WOUNDED AND THE SLAIN, first published in and resurrected by Hard Case Crime, is an excellent example of Goodis's work and his unabashed look at topics considered sensitive for the times.

THE WOUNDED AND THE SLAIN concerns James and Cora Bevan, two good people who find their marriage failing despite their best efforts/5(5). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Wounded and the Slain by David Goodis; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Married people, Spouses, Murder, Fiction, Pulp literature; Places: Jamaica.

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The Wounded and the Slain (Book): Goodis, David. "The Wounded and The Slain," although it deals with depression, angst, unhappiness, bitterness, and the like, somehow feels a bit brighter than most of Goodis' work.

Perhaps that is because of the setting, which, for most of the book, takes place in Jamaica at a beach resort/5(5). I found the book Wounded an amazing book. I think I liked this book the most because it touches on how someones mental health is just as important as their physical well being, which I think is super important.

To start off with wounded is about a family of 4 but turns into a family of three for the majority of the time while the dad is over /5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The Wounded and the Slain by David Goodis, MayHard Crime Case edition, Mass Market Paperback in English 1 edition of The Wounded and the Slain found in the : About The Wounded and the Slain. THEIR VACATION IN PARADISE BECAME A DESCENT INTO HELL Their marriage on the rocks, James and Cora Bevan flew to Jamaica for a last chance at patching things up.

But in the slums of Kingston James found himself fighting for his life – while Cora found her own path to destruction, in the arms of another man. Slain Wounded Iraqi Insurgent Press “forward” and send to everyone in your address book you think should read this. The wounded men were insurgents who had fought a different group of.

David Goodis' paperback pulp novel, "The Wounded and the Slain" explores the search for meaning and redemption in a life filled with self-centeredness and self-loathing. The book differs from most of Goodis' ( -- ) paperback originals written after when he returned to his native Philadelphia.4/5(1).

Diomedes (/ ˌ d aɪ ə ˈ m iː d iː z / or / ˌ d aɪ ˈ ɒ m ɪ d iː z /) or Diomede (/ ˈ d aɪ ə m iː d /; Greek: Διομήδης, translit. Diomēdēs, lit. "god-like cunning' or 'advised by Zeus") is a hero in Greek mythology, known for his participation in the Trojan War.

He was born to Tydeus and Deipyle and later became King of Argos, succeeding his maternal grandfather, Adrastus. (3) And I sawTranslate, And (I saw) one from among his heads as if having been slain [the expression is the same as that applied to the Lamb in Revelation the wound marks are there when the vision rises] unto death; and the stroke of his death was healed.

When the wild beast rose from the sea, the seer saw the deadly wound on the head: the wound was really unto death; the beast.

It’s an interesting perspective, being wounded but not slain. A natural reaction after experiencing a disappointment, a rejection, a trauma, or an illness is to experience the psychological. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Wounded and the Slain by David Goodis (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products!5/5(2). THE WOUNDED AND THE SLAIN David Goodis May ISBN: Cover art by Glen Orbik Read A Sample Chapter. Order Now. THEIR VACATION IN PARADISE BECAME A DESCENT INTO HELL. Their marriage on the rocks, James and Cora Bevan flew to Jamaica for a last chance at patching things up.

But in the slums of Kingston James found himself fighting. Fittingly called by editor extraordinaire Geoffrey O'Brien "a poet of the losers" for his angst-ridden, darkly lyrical prose and deeply flawed protagonists, Goodis creates an unforgettably dysfunctional -- and all but doomed -- couple in The Wounded and the Slain.

James and Cora Bevan have been married for nine miserable years; and now, with Pages:. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hard Case Crime: The Wounded and the Slain by David Goodis (, Paperback) at the best online .Download Full Wounded And The Slain Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format.

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