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The Walking Man

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Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fiction : General,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10711075M
    ISBN 100595434061
    ISBN 109780595434060
    OCLC/WorldCa166384945

    May 31,  · On its original publication in , Dead Man Walking emerged as an unprecedented look at the human consequences of the death penalty. Now, some two decades later, this story—which has inspired a film, a stage play, an opera and a musical album—is more gut-wrenching than ever, stirring deep and life-changing reflection in all who encounter 4/4(28). We should not make the mistake of regarding Prejean as a mere propagandist or her book as nothing more than a manifesto. Rather, “Dead Man Walking” is a work of confessional literature of the Author: JONATHAN KIRSCH. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. What made the experience of listening to Dead Man Walking the most enjoyable? From start to to finish it's exciting and stomach churning, what a story. Very very well written and narrated It is gripping and keeps you listening, it twists and turns through out, you can't second guess as to what is coming next.


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