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Selected and introduced by Cheryl StrayedtheNew York Times best-selling author of Wild andthe writer of the celebrated column Dear Sugar this collection is atreasuretroveof fine writing and thought-provoking essays

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Robert Atwan

Robert Atwan is the founder and series editor of the annual Best American Essays. The editor of numerous anthologies, he has written on the ancient literature of the Near East and his critical essays and poetry reviews have appeared in many national periodicals. Laurance Wieder is the author of several volumes of poetry, including The Coronet of Tours; No Harm Done; The Last Century: Selected Poems; and One Hundred Fifty Psalms, a complete psalter. He has taught Bible and Ancient Authors at Cornell University.

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