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The Resource Angle of repose, Wallace Stegner

Angle of repose, Wallace Stegner

Label
Angle of repose
Title
Angle of repose
Statement of responsibility
Wallace Stegner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stegner's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is the story of four generations in the life of an American family. A wheelchair-bound retired historian embarks on a monumental quest: to come to know his grandparents, now long dead. The unfolding drama of the story of the American West sets the tone for Stegner's masterpiece
Summary
Susan and her engineer husband live rough lives in mining camps during the late 19th century, and their marriage cannot survive
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1972.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
057387
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stegner, Wallace
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3537.T316
LC item number
A544 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • Married people
  • Grandparents
  • Historians
  • Adultery
  • Older people
  • California
  • Adultery
  • Grandparents
  • Historians
  • Married people
  • Older people
  • People with disabilities
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
Angle of repose, Wallace Stegner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the United States by Doubleday & Company, Inc., New York, in 1971"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn878836895
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage books edition.
Extent
xxxiii, 632 pages
Isbn
9781101872765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)878836895
Label
Angle of repose, Wallace Stegner
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in the United States by Doubleday & Company, Inc., New York, in 1971"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn878836895
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage books edition.
Extent
xxxiii, 632 pages
Isbn
9781101872765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)878836895

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