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A bell for Adano, John Hersey

Label
A bell for Adano
Title
A bell for Adano
Statement of responsibility
John Hersey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An Italian-American major, part of American occupation forces in Sicily during World War II, tries to reform the town in his charge by being decent to people. His efforts are epitomized by his efforts to replace the 700-year-old bell melted down for bullets by the fascists
Summary
An American major attempts to rebuild ravaged Italian town during the World War II occupation
Tone
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1945.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
033745
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hersey, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.E7715
LC item number
B5 1988
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
A bell for Adano, John Hersey
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm16979545
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
vii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780394756950
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87045943
System control number
(OCoLC)16979545
Label
A bell for Adano, John Hersey
Publication
Control code
ocm16979545
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
vii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780394756950
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87045943
System control number
(OCoLC)16979545

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