Objects & Places from Carver: A Life in Poems

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Whooping Coughappears in Out of Slave's Ransom, p. 9 - This is a contagious bacterial disease that involves violent coughing and severe infection.

Black-eyed Susanappears in Watkins Laundry and Apothecary, p. 14 - This is a flower with yellow petals and a brown middle.

Stamensappears in The Perceiving Self, p. 17 - These are the male reproductive structure of a flower.

Boutonniereappears in The Last Rose of Summer, p. 24 - This is a corsage, or decorative flower piece, for a man.

Bunsen Burnerappears in Chemistry 101, p. 37 - This is a piece of laboratory equipment used to produce a controllable, open flame.

Halley's Cometappears in The Year of the Sky-Smear, p 62 - This is visible with the naked eye from Earth every seventy-five to seventy-six years.

Ku Klux Klanappears in Friends in the Klan, p. 81 - This is a hate group of whites that originated in the South after the Civil...

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