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A Bowl Full of Nails

276 pages
Harvard Square Editions
Fiery young Gus Bessemer vows to stop the war in Vietnam. His weapon of choice? Guerrilla street theater. But when a shotgun-wielding riot squad loads up with live ammo Gus' defiant art attack screeches to a halt.
Nursing rage and confusion Gus heads for the Colorado Rockies to get his head together only to discover that”even surrounded by rugged mountain beauty”there's no escaping the war at home - or himself.