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The Resource Elbow room, stories by James Alan McPherson

Elbow room, stories by James Alan McPherson

Label
Elbow room
Title
Elbow room
Statement of responsibility
stories by James Alan McPherson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve stories explore the borders between black and white America as they are crossed and known by students and Peace Corps volunteers of the 1960s, failed preachers, young punks, jealous lovers, and others
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1978.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044755
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McPherson, James Alan
Dewey number
813/.5/4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Working class
  • Race relations
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
Elbow room, stories by James Alan McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why I like country music.--The story of a dead man.--The silver bullet.--The faithful.--Problems of art.--The story of a scar.--I am an American.--Widows and orphans.--A loaf of bread.--Just enough for the city.--A sense of story.--Elbow room
Control code
16814034
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780316563284
Lccn
77007268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Elbow room, stories by James Alan McPherson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why I like country music.--The story of a dead man.--The silver bullet.--The faithful.--Problems of art.--The story of a scar.--I am an American.--Widows and orphans.--A loaf of bread.--Just enough for the city.--A sense of story.--Elbow room
Control code
16814034
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780316563284
Lccn
77007268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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