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The Resource Messages from my father, Calvin Trillin

Messages from my father, Calvin Trillin

Label
Messages from my father
Title
Messages from my father
Statement of responsibility
Calvin Trillin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Humorist and essayist Calvin Trillin writes a charming and thoughtful memoir of his father, Abe Trillin, and the family's Jewish Midwestern roots, with much to say about parenthood, adult's memories of childhood, and generational change and continuity
Summary
The author reflects on the life of his father, an immigrant grocer in Kansas City with a penchant for swearing off his pleasures and encouraging his son to be a real "mensch"
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
175543
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trillin, Calvin
Dewey number
  • 814/.54
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.R5
LC item number
Z469 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trillin, Calvin
  • Trillin, Abe
  • Trillin, Abe
  • Trillin, Calvin
  • Trillin, Calvin Marshall
  • Trillin, Abe
  • Authors, American
  • Russian Americans
  • Businesspeople
  • Kansas City (Mo.)
  • Authors, American
  • Businesspeople
  • Families
  • Russian Americans
  • Missouri
  • Écrivains américains
  • Pères et fils
Target audience
adult
Label
Messages from my father, Calvin Trillin
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
ocm33666081
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9780374208608
Lccn
95047722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)33666081
Label
Messages from my father, Calvin Trillin
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
ocm33666081
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9780374208608
Lccn
95047722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)33666081

Library Locations

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      410 S. Water Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, US
      45.003378 -122.781322
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      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
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