Nothing But Night Summary
John Williams

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Nothing But Night Overview

Nothing But the Night by John Williams is an American novel first published in 1948. It tells the story of one day in the life of college dropout Arthur Maxley who, after an unexpected reunion with his father, relives the details of a harrowing childhood trauma, and suffers violent consequences. It deals with themes of psychological trauma, emotional connection, and cycles of violence.

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