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The Resource Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Gilead
Title
Gilead
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the Reverend John Ames approaches the hour of his own death, he writes a letter to his son chronicling three previous generations of his family, a story that stretches back to the Civil War and reveals uncomfortable family secrets
Summary
As the Reverend John Ames approaches the hour of his own death, he writes a letter to his son chronicling three previous generations of his family, a story that stretches back to the Civil War and reveals uncomfortable family secrets
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2005.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
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129216
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
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
2408861
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780374153892
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54881929
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
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
2408861
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780374153892
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004047063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54881929

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