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The Resource American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman

American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman

Label
American histories : stories
Title
American histories
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
John Edgar Wideman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this singular collection, John Edgar Wideman, the acclaimed author of -- "JB & FD""Maps and Ledgers""Williamsburg Bridge" "My Dead" Navigating an extraordinary range of subject and tone, Wideman challenges the boundaries of traditional forms, and delivers unforgettable, immersive narratives that touch the very core of what it means to be alive. An extended meditation on family, history, and loss, American Histories weaves together historical fact, philosophical wisdom, and deeply personal vignettes. More than the sum of its parts, this is Wideman at his best--emotionally precise and intellectually stimulating--an extraordinary collection by a master
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Wideman, John Edgar
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
fiction
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  • Life
  • Families
  • Life change events
  • Interpersonal relations
Label
American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman
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
Contents
  • Writing teacher
  • Williamsburg bridge
  • Examination
  • Wail
  • Lines
  • Nat Turner confesses
  • Empire
  • Yellow sea
  • Bunny and Glide
  • Snow
  • JB & FD
  • Ghost dancer
  • Collage
  • Expectations
  • Dark matter
  • Shape the world is in
  • My dead
  • Music
  • Bonds
  • New start
  • Maps and ledgers
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 227 pages
Isbn
9781501178344
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writing teacher
  • Williamsburg bridge
  • Examination
  • Wail
  • Lines
  • Nat Turner confesses
  • Empire
  • Yellow sea
  • Bunny and Glide
  • Snow
  • JB & FD
  • Ghost dancer
  • Collage
  • Expectations
  • Dark matter
  • Shape the world is in
  • My dead
  • Music
  • Bonds
  • New start
  • Maps and ledgers
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 227 pages
Isbn
9781501178344
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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