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The Resource Jailbird, a novel by Kurt Vonnegut

Jailbird, a novel by Kurt Vonnegut

Label
Jailbird
Title
Jailbird
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Kurt Vonnegut
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harvard, the New Deal, the Holocaust, World War II, Watergate, two prison terms, and a giant conglomerate ... This wry tale follows bumbling bureaucrat Walter F. Starbuck, who tries to live by the Sermon on the Mount, from Harvard to the Nixon White House to the penitentiary as Watergate's least known co-conspirator. Shall the meek inherit the earth? Perhaps on a short-term basis
Summary
Recently released from a prison for white-collar criminals, Walter Starbuck tries to rebuild the life that was ruined during the Communist witchhunt of the 1950s
Storyline
Tone
Character
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060701
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vonnegut, Kurt
Dewey number
813/.5/4
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PZ4.V948
  • PS3572.O5
LC item number
  • Jai
  • J3 1979
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Watergate Affair, 1972-1974
  • Ex-convicts
  • Trout, Kilgore (Fictitious character)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Jailbird, a novel by Kurt Vonnegut
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
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
13953146
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 246 pages
Isbn
9780440054498
Lccn
79012881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm04933840
  • (OCoLC)4933840
Label
Jailbird, a novel by Kurt Vonnegut
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
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
13953146
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 246 pages
Isbn
9780440054498
Lccn
79012881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm04933840
  • (OCoLC)4933840

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