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The Resource A thousand acres, Jane Smiley

A thousand acres, Jane Smiley

Label
A thousand acres
Title
A thousand acres
Statement of responsibility
Jane Smiley
Title variation
1000 acres
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Larry Cook, an Iowan farmer who has worked a thousand acre plot owned by his family for generations, abruptly decides to leave his farm to his three daughters and retire. His two eldest daughters are pleased with the decision but his youngest daughter has been cut out by her father and is angry. As the daughters' activity on the land progresses, they notice a change in their father. Events begin to unfold that will threaten and destroy the family and their farm
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Storyline
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Award
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1991.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1992.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
Awards note
  • Pulitzer Prize in Fiction in 1992.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction in 1991.
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056352
Cataloging source
HCO
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A thousand acres, Jane Smiley
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
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
First Domestic Ballantine Books mass market edition.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9780804115766
Lccn
96094465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 014794006995
  • 9780804115766
Label
A thousand acres, Jane Smiley
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
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
First Domestic Ballantine Books mass market edition.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9780804115766
Lccn
96094465
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 014794006995
  • 9780804115766

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