The Resource Alexander's bridge : + One of ours, 2 unabridged classics, Willa Cather, (electronic resource)

Alexander's bridge : + One of ours, 2 unabridged classics, Willa Cather, (electronic resource)

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Alexander's bridge : + One of ours, 2 unabridged classics
Title
Alexander's bridge
Title remainder
+ One of ours, 2 unabridged classics
Statement of responsibility
Willa Cather
Title variation
One of ours
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Language
eng
Summary
Alexander's Bridge is the first novel by Willa Cather. First published in 1912, it was re-released with an author's preface in 1922. Bartley Alexander is a construction engineer and world-renowned builder of bridges undergoing a mid-life crisis. Although married to Winifred, Bartley resumes his acquaintance with a former lover, Hilda Burgoyne, in London. The affair gnaws at Bartley's sense of propriety and honor. One of Ours is a novel by Willa Cather. It tells the story of the life of Claude Wheeler, a Nebraska native around the turn of the 20th century. Claude, working on the family farm, and married to a woman who is more interested in her missionary work, than she is in him, tires of his monotonous life. When his wife leaves for China, he decides to enlist in the US Army, which has just begun preparing to enter the First World War. Claude believes that he has finally found his purpose in life, a place where he matters
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1873-1947
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Cather, Willa
Dewey number
813/.5
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Bridges
  • Married people
  • Mistresses
  • Civil engineers
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Farm life
  • Soldiers
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • London (England)
  • Nebraska
Target audience
adult
Label
Alexander's bridge : + One of ours, 2 unabridged classics, Willa Cather, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11395244
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9788074849190
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11395244
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Alexander's bridge : + One of ours, 2 unabridged classics, Willa Cather, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11395244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9788074849190
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11395244
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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