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The Resource Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story, Evan I. Schwartz

Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story, Evan I. Schwartz

Label
Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story
Title
Finding Oz
Title remainder
how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story
Statement of responsibility
Evan I. Schwartz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the origins of L. Frank Baum's classic tale "The Wizard of Oz," evaluating the personal turmoil and spiritual transformation that fueled Baum's parable of the American dream, and describing the people, places, and events that inspired his characters
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305149
Cataloging source
dx
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Evan I
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baum, L. Frank
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Mythology in literature
  • Spirituality in literature
  • Fantasy fiction, American
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story
Label
Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story, Evan I. Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [322]-355) and index
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: America's adventure -- No place like home -- An unexpected journey -- A girl in a man's world -- Heart of a tin man -- Roadblock -- The mythic oilcan -- Witch-hunting -- Frontier of hope and fear -- The story store -- The brainless and the heartless -- Field of blood -- The golden path -- The glimmering city -- The wizard's challenge -- The witch is dead -- This one story -- Home again -- Epilogue: a great awakening
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 374 pages
Isbn
9780547055107
Lccn
2008053296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, maps on endpapers, portraits
Label
Finding Oz : how L. Frank Baum discovered the great American story, Evan I. Schwartz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [322]-355) and index
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: America's adventure -- No place like home -- An unexpected journey -- A girl in a man's world -- Heart of a tin man -- Roadblock -- The mythic oilcan -- Witch-hunting -- Frontier of hope and fear -- The story store -- The brainless and the heartless -- Field of blood -- The golden path -- The glimmering city -- The wizard's challenge -- The witch is dead -- This one story -- Home again -- Epilogue: a great awakening
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 374 pages
Isbn
9780547055107
Lccn
2008053296
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, maps on endpapers, portraits

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