By P. F. Kluge
With A name From New Jersey Kluge has outdone himself with a protracted view of the yankee event and the regular mutation of the yankee dream.
Set in the1980's it follows the lifetime of Hans Greifinger, a German-American who immigrated to the USA in 1928 and outfitted a existence for himself and his son, George, who has followed the surname Griffin for his nationally-syndicated lackluster shuttle column.
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