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The Resource Angela's ashes, Frank McCourt

Angela's ashes, Frank McCourt

Label
Angela's ashes
Title
Angela's ashes
Statement of responsibility
Frank McCourt
Title variation
Angelas ashes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Memoir of the author's miserable childhood growing up in the perpetually damp country of Ireland, with the sterotypically long-suffering mother and drunken father who nurtures in his son an appetite for stories
Summary
Born in depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigrants, Frank McCourt experienced a childhood fraught with poverty and occasional cruelty. McCourt recounts his miserable existence with remarkable exuberance and remarkable forgiveness
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1997.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Adult Trade, 1997.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044075
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
929/.2/0899162073
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.I6
LC item number
M117 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1110
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Angela's ashes, Frank McCourt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
10054561
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
517 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781568959634
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99087544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
130412
Label
Angela's ashes, Frank McCourt
Publication
Copyright
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
10054561
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
517 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781568959634
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99087544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
130412

Library Locations

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      39.611092 -86.106444

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