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Summary, etc.: On a dim winter afternoon in Catholic Brooklyn, a young Irish immigrant opens the gas taps in his Brooklyn tenement. In the aftermath of the fire that follows, Sister St. Savior, an aging nun appears, unbidden, to direct the way forward for his widow and his unborn child. His suicide reverberates over the decades as decorum, superstition and shame collude to erase the man's brief existence.
Subject: Immigrants New York (State) New York 20th century Fiction
Irish Americans Fiction
Widows New York (State) New York Fiction
Nuns New York (State) New York Fiction
Irish fiction New York (State) New York
Nuns New York (State) New York Fiction
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
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