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The Resource The centaur/, John Updike

The centaur/, John Updike

Label
The centaur/
Title
The centaur/
Statement of responsibility
John Updike
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This story retells the Greek myth of the centaur, Chiron, who sacrifices his immortality for Prometheus. In the retelling, Olympus becomes Olinger High School; Chiron teaches general science; and, Prometheus is his 15-year-old son. Set in 1947 Pennsylvania
Member of
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Updike, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Borzoi book
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  • Chiron (Greek mythology)
  • Centaurs
  • High school teachers
  • Pennsylvania
Target audience
adult
Label
The centaur/, John Updike
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
20563160
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
302 pages;
Lccn
63007873 /L
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
55580017
Label
The centaur/, John Updike
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
20563160
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
302 pages;
Lccn
63007873 /L
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
55580017

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