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The Resource A good scent from a strange mountain : stories, by Robert Olen Butler

A good scent from a strange mountain : stories, by Robert Olen Butler

Label
A good scent from a strange mountain : stories
Title
A good scent from a strange mountain
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Olen Butler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Butler's Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of stories about the aftermath of the Vietnam War and its impact on the Vietnamese is reissued. Includes two subsequently published stories that complete the collection's narrative journey, returning to the jungles of Vietnam
Summary
A collection of stories about the residents of Saigon as they face love, loss, and despair
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1993.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
018290
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Robert Olen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Louisiana
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Manners and customs
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Louisiana
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories
Label
A good scent from a strange mountain : stories, by Robert Olen Butler
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
Open arms -- Mr. Green -- The trip back -- Fairy tale -- Crickets -- Letters from my father -- Love -- Mid-autumn -- In the clearing -- A ghost story -- Snow -- Relic -- Preparation -- The American couple -- A good scent from a strange mountain -- Salem -- Missing
Control code
ocm45413597
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Grove Press ed.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9780802137982
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
00066310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45413597
Label
A good scent from a strange mountain : stories, by Robert Olen Butler
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
Open arms -- Mr. Green -- The trip back -- Fairy tale -- Crickets -- Letters from my father -- Love -- Mid-autumn -- In the clearing -- A ghost story -- Snow -- Relic -- Preparation -- The American couple -- A good scent from a strange mountain -- Salem -- Missing
Control code
ocm45413597
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Grove Press ed.
Extent
269 pages
Isbn
9780802137982
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
00066310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)45413597

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