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The Resource East of the mountains, David Guterson

East of the mountains, David Guterson

Label
East of the mountains
Title
East of the mountains
Statement of responsibility
David Guterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Washington State, a widowed doctor suffering from cancer takes a hunting trip, the real purpose of which is to commit suicide, but his resolve is tested by several events which reaffirm the joy of living
Summary
In a novel of personal discovery set against the backdrop of the Columbia Basin of central Washington, retired heart surgeon Ben Givens, suffering from terminal colon cancer, embarks on one final, epic hunting odyssey through the American West
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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031686
Cataloging source
AKD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Guterson, David
Dewey number
FIC
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colon (Anatomy)
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Hunting accidents
  • Suicide victims
  • Seattle (Wash.)
  • Surgeons
  • Older men
  • Colon (Anatomy)
  • Hunting accidents
  • Older men
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Suicide victims
  • Surgeons
  • Washington (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
East of the mountains, David Guterson
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
Control code
ocm52707637
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781400032655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)52707637
Label
East of the mountains, David Guterson
Publication
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
ocm52707637
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781400032655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)52707637

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