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The Resource Bad land : an American romance, Jonathan Raban

Bad land : an American romance, Jonathan Raban

Label
Bad land : an American romance
Title
Bad land
Title remainder
an American romance
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Raban
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author travels through the towns the settlers left behind in their race to the West, sifting through the ruins of their farms and schoolhouses and speaking with their scattered descendants
Awards note
National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, 1996
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raban, Jonathan
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.R22 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Travel
  • West United States
Label
Bad land : an American romance, Jonathan Raban
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published ... by Picador, London ... in 1996"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The open door -- Fictions -- Pictures -- Fences -- Plain sailing -- Heavy weather -- Clinging to the wreckage -- Off the map -- Woods and water -- Home
Control code
ocm37842787
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Departures ed.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780679759065
Lccn
96013432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Bad land : an American romance, Jonathan Raban
Publication
Note
"Originally published ... by Picador, London ... in 1996"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The open door -- Fictions -- Pictures -- Fences -- Plain sailing -- Heavy weather -- Clinging to the wreckage -- Off the map -- Woods and water -- Home
Control code
ocm37842787
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Departures ed.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780679759065
Lccn
96013432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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