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The Resource A world away, Stewart O'Nan

A world away, Stewart O'Nan

Label
A world away
Title
A world away
Statement of responsibility
Stewart O'Nan
Title variation
world away
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
James and Anne Langer, having moved to a remote beachfront cottage in the Hamptons during World War II to care for James's aging father, await word from their older son Rennie who is off fighting somewhere in the Pacific, while trying to deal with their own, more personal conflicts on the homefront
Summary
After James has an affair with one of his high-school students, his marriage and his family suffers that as well as the trauma of World War II and the news that their conscientious-objector son is missing in the Pacific
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
048104
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Library Journal
  • Pub Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Nan, Stewart
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PS3565.N316
LC item number
W67 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Married people
  • Hamptons (N.Y.)
  • Married people
Target audience
adult
Label
A world away, Stewart O'Nan
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
7055415
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780805057744
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97036727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol04924212
Label
A world away, Stewart O'Nan
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
7055415
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780805057744
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97036727
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(IMchF)fol04924212

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