52 McGs.: The Best Obituaries from Legendary New York Times Reporter Robert McG. Thomas


Binding: Paperback
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ISBN: 9781416598275
Publisher: Scribner Book Company
Language: English
Page Count: 192
Size: 8.58" l x 5.48" w x 0.52"
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Among his devoted fans, his pieces were known simply as McGs. With a "genius for illuminating that sometimes ephemeral apogee in people's lives when they prove capable of generating a brightly burning spark" (Columbia Journalism Review), Robert McG. Thomas Jr. commemorated fascinating, unconventional lives with signature style and wit.

Compiled by Chris Calhoun, one of Thomas's most dedicated readers, and with a fittingly sharp introduction from acclaimed novelist and critic Thomas Mallon, 52 McGs. will win legions of new fans to the masterful writer who transformed the obituary into an art form.

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