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The Resource Caribou Island : a novel, David Vann

Caribou Island : a novel, David Vann

Label
Caribou Island : a novel
Title
Caribou Island
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
David Vann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the construction of their dream cabin on an isolated Alaskan island is interrupted by an early Arctic winter, Gary and Irene find their marriage unraveling as they become stranded with their daughter, Rhoda, who watches helplessly as her parents drift further apart
Summary
David Vann, author of "Legend of a suicide," presents a new novel that is set against the majestic scenery of Alaska. Now that their children are grown, Gary is determined to carry out his dream of building a log cabin. Although wife Irene doesn't care for the idea, she helps him out anyway. Their already strained marriage is stretched even thinner as there are setbacks in the cabin's construction and Irene begins to suffer from strange headaches
Theme
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
377346
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vann, David
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marriage
  • Loneliness
  • Loneliness
  • Marriage
  • Marriage
  • Alaska
  • Alaska
  • Alaska
Target audience
adult
Label
Caribou Island : a novel, David Vann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
796308
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9780061875724
Lccn
2010015703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061875724
  • (OCoLC)608035577
Label
Caribou Island : a novel, David Vann
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
796308
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9780061875724
Lccn
2010015703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780061875724
  • (OCoLC)608035577

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