Half Life

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This allows for a vastly different fingering technique which can produce a wide variety of melodic and ornamental effects. Cannon became a member of Aosdána, the affiliation of creative artists in Ireland, in 2004. The flood of insults was so fierce and vitriolic it hit the marching prisoners with an almost physical impact." Born in Waterford in 1960 and moving to Dublin with his family as a child, Peter Sirr is one of the most complete and naturally gifted poets of his generation.

Pages: 272

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin; Reprint edition (July 19, 2011)

ISBN: B00BQ84MHC

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