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The Resource Alone : the triumph and tragedy of John Curry, Bill Jones

Alone : the triumph and tragedy of John Curry, Bill Jones

Label
Alone : the triumph and tragedy of John Curry
Title
Alone
Title remainder
the triumph and tragedy of John Curry
Statement of responsibility
Bill Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Olympic skater John Curry, revealing a man tormented by ambition, lifelong rivalries, homophobia, financial ruin, and deep personal tragedy who succumbed to AIDS and died of a heart attack at the age of forty-four
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10401648
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Bill
Dewey number
796.912092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curry, John
  • Figure skaters
  • Gay figure skaters
  • Olympic athletes
  • Curry, John
  • Figure skaters
  • Gay figure skaters
  • Olympic athletes
  • Great Britain
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the triumph and tragedy of John Curry
Label
Alone : the triumph and tragedy of John Curry, Bill Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue -- 'I am a dancer' -- 'Forbidden fruit' -- 'For the morons' -- 'The hermit of Denver' -- 'That Olympic business' -- 'The fairy for the tree' -- 'Dangerous appetites' -- 'Daddy says no' -- 'With an angel' -- 'Moving on air' -- 'Silently the senses' -- 'The kiss of the sun' -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
ocn880195355
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781408853429
Lccn
2014495975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)880195355
Label
Alone : the triumph and tragedy of John Curry, Bill Jones
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue -- 'I am a dancer' -- 'Forbidden fruit' -- 'For the morons' -- 'The hermit of Denver' -- 'That Olympic business' -- 'The fairy for the tree' -- 'Dangerous appetites' -- 'Daddy says no' -- 'With an angel' -- 'Moving on air' -- 'Silently the senses' -- 'The kiss of the sun' -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
ocn880195355
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9781408853429
Lccn
2014495975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)880195355

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