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The Resource The end, Salvatore Scibona

The end, Salvatore Scibona

Label
The end
Title
The end
Statement of responsibility
Salvatore Scibona
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is August 15, 1953, the day of a street carnival in the Italian enclave of Elephant Park, Ohio, when Rocco LaGrassa receives an excruciating piece of news: his son has died in a POW camp in Korea. Against the background of immigration, broken loyalties, and racial hostility, the story presents everything Rocco sees through the eyes of various characters in the crowd
Summary
Follows a series of characters from an Italian immigrant community in 1950s Ohio as the events of a single day play out from their varied perspectives
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
257376
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The end, Salvatore Scibona
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
National book Award nominee Fiction 2008
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
20655282
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9781594484056
Lccn
2007938134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The end, Salvatore Scibona
Publication
Copyright
Note
National book Award nominee Fiction 2008
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
20655282
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9781594484056
Lccn
2007938134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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