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Genres :Fiction
Published By : Harper
Published On : Nov 11, 2008
ISBN : 0060393491 (ISBN13: 9780060393496)
Format :Hardcover
Language :English
No. of pages : 740
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    “The seeker embarks on a journey to find what he wants and discovers, along the way, what he needs.”
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    “Look, don't just stare at the pages," I used to tell my students. "Become the characters. Live inside the book.”
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    “A woman who surrenders her freedom need not surrender her dignity.”
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    “I don't know. Maybe we're all chaos theorists. Lovers of pattern and predictability, we're scared shitless of explosive change. But we're fascinated by it, too. Drawn to it. Travelers tap their brakes to ogle the mutilation and mangled metal on the side of the interstate, and the traffic backs up for miles. Hijacked planes crash into skyscrapers, breached levees drown a city, and CNN and the networks rush to the scene so that we can all sit in front of our TVs and feast on the footage. Stare, stunned, at the pandemonium--the devils let loose from their cages.”
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    “that's the funny thing about mazes: what's baffling on the ground begins to makes sense when you can begin to rise above it, the better to understand your history and fix yourself". (p. 717)”
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