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The Resource In the ring of fire : a Pacific Basin journey, by James D. Houston

In the ring of fire : a Pacific Basin journey, by James D. Houston

Label
In the ring of fire : a Pacific Basin journey
Title
In the ring of fire
Title remainder
a Pacific Basin journey
Statement of responsibility
by James D. Houston
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beautifully written, often amusing, observations of Pacific Rim cultures based on personal travels in Japan, Hawaii, Indonesia, California, and elsewhere. "A delightful account of an idiosyncratic odyssey through island outpost in the world's largest ocean with the observant, low-key novelist Houston as an unfailingly congenial guide". -- Kirkus Reviews
Summary
The author describes the regions around the world's largest ocean and discovers the threads that bind the East and West as he travels through Japan, Indonesia, Micronesia, Hawaii, and California
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
198649
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Houston, James D
Dewey number
909/.09823
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU23.5
LC item number
.H68 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Houston, James D.
  • Houston, James D
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Area
  • Civilization
  • Travel
  • Pacific Area
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Pacific Basin journey
Label
In the ring of fire : a Pacific Basin journey, by James D. Houston
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm36301421
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9781562791001
Lccn
97002172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36301421
Label
In the ring of fire : a Pacific Basin journey, by James D. Houston
Publication
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
ocm36301421
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9781562791001
Lccn
97002172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36301421

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