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It starts with trouble: William Goyen and the life of writing
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Austin : University of Texas Press, 2015.
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x, 363 pages, 14 pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Central
BIOGRAPHY Hoyen, W. 2015

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It Starts with Trouble is the first complete account of Goyen's life and work. It uncovers the sources of his personal and artistic development, from his early years in Trinity, Texas, through his adolescence and college experience in Houston; his Navy service during World War II; and the subsequent growth of his writing career.

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First edition.
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English
ISBN:
9780292767300, 0292767307

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-357) and index.
Description
It Starts with Trouble is the first complete account of Goyen's life and work. It uncovers the sources of his personal and artistic development, from his early years in Trinity, Texas, through his adolescence and college experience in Houston; his Navy service during World War II; and the subsequent growth of his writing career.

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Davis, C. (2015). It starts with trouble: William Goyen and the life of writing. First edition. Austin, University of Texas Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Davis, Clark. 2015. It Starts With Trouble: William Goyen and the Life of Writing. Austin, University of Texas Press.

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Davis, Clark, It Starts With Trouble: William Goyen and the Life of Writing. Austin, University of Texas Press, 2015.

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Davis, Clark. It Starts With Trouble: William Goyen and the Life of Writing. First edition. Austin, University of Texas Press, 2015.

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