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Fuller was an architect, though he never got a degree and in fact didnt even get a license until he was awarded one as an honor when he was in his late 60s. Jan 01, 2008 sweetsmoke by david fuller 5 stars pp. Portable document format pdf 318 pages 97814092659. The much awaited civil war novel, sweetsmoke, by screenwriter, david fuller, explores slavecarpenter cassius hokes daytoday existence on plantation sweetsmoke in virginia.
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