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7 edition of No Certain Rest found in the catalog.

No Certain Rest

A Novel

by Jim Lehrer

  • 276 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction / General,
  • General,
  • Mystery fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8020852M
    ISBN 100812968220
    ISBN 109780812968224
    OCLC/WorldCa52350760

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[No Certain Rest is] a rousing tale of intrigue.”—Jeremy C. Shea, St. Louis Post-Dispatch “The heart of No Certain Rest [and] its most riveting passages [are] presented as excerpts from memoirs written by Union soldiers and veterans.

The first-person voices are consistently compelling. They paint vivid tableaux; they shine with the /5(22). No Certain Rest: A Novel - Kindle edition by Lehrer, Jim. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading No Certain Rest: A Novel/5(22).

The bones and certain artifacts in the grave lead him on a quest to In No Certain Rest, he sets out to create a modern conflict with the year-old battle of Antietam as the centerpiece. National Park Service Archeologist Don Spaniel uncovers the remains of a union soldier on private land on a hill somewhat removed from the battlefield and on /5.

brings with him, and the book ends on a strange note of new violence. The information presented in NO CERTAIN REST concerning anthropology, archeology, and the Civil War is quite sound, but there is no realistic emotional aspect to the story and that is a pity. They are fascinating remains, but Mr.

Lehrer has not breathed any life into them. Editorial Reviews. No Certain Rest reads like Antietam: blood-soaked, fast-charging, filled with twists, and as hauntingly irresistible to a Civil War buff as the battle itself.” —Tony Horwitz “[A] smoothly told story about courage and cowardice on the battlefield.” —Alan Cheuse (NPR), The Dallas Morning News “[Lehrer] writes quirky thrillers, swiftly paced with a cleverly Brand: Random House Publishing Group.

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Vallely. The Battle of Antietam was the most violent single day in the history of the American Civil War. More Americans were killed in this one day of fighting than in any other single twenty-four hour time period in Author: Jim Lehrer.

Mr. Lehrer talked about his latest novel, [No Certain Rest], published by Random House. He is the author of ten previous novels and a memoir. Get this from a library.

No certain rest: a novel. [James Lehrer] -- On a ridge overlooking Burnside Bridge - the focus of the Battle of Antietam - souvenir hunters find the unmarked grave of an unknown Union Officer.

Don Spaniel, an archeologist in the National Park. No Certain Rest A Novel (Book): Lehrer, James: On a ridge overlooking Burnside Bridge - the focus of the Battle of Antietam - souvenir hunters find the unmarked grave of an unknown Union Officer.

Don Spaniel, an archeologist in the National Park Service, is called in to examine the remains. He soon discovers that the officer was murdered and that his identification disk could not possibly. No Certain Rest By Jim Lehrer Published by Random House August ; ; pages: Read Book Synopsis.

Author /Bibliography. Read Review. Read Excerpt. She said she would be the short, dumpy blond woman carrying a thin, green leather valise. He told her he would be the tall, skinny man wearing rimless glasses and an Indiana Jones fedora.

Lehrer’s new novel, No Certain Rest, tells several stories at once, and he does it with efficiency and clarity. His images of the battlefield become real, and the investigation about what happened leads readers toward rapid page turning. Here’s an excerpt from about half way through the book.

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KIRKUS REVIEW. Public TV worthy and sometime novelist Lehrer (The Special Prisoner,etc.) invents and solves a crime committed at the battle of Antietam.

Bureaucrats and Civil War reenactors are at the Author: Jim Lehrer. No Certain Rest is Jim Lehrer's thirteenth novel. He has also written two memoirs and three plays.

The executive editor and anchor of The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer on PBS, he lives with his wife, Kate, in Washington, D.C. They have three daughters. More about Jim Lehrer.

Book Reviews; No Certain Rest; No Certain Rest by Jim Lehrer September 1, Random House: New York (pb) Jim Lehrer (yes, that Jim Lehrer of the PBS News Hour) has written a fascinating mystery that follows the efforts of National Park Service archaeologist, Dr.

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