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The Resource Empire falls, Richard Russo

Empire falls, Richard Russo

Label
Empire falls
Title
Empire falls
Statement of responsibility
Richard Russo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Milo Roby tries to hold his family together while working at the Empire Grill in the once-successful logging town of Empire Falls, Maine, with his partner, Mrs. Whiting, who is the heir to a faded logging and textile legacy
Summary
Milo Roby tries to hold his family together while working at the Empire Grill in the once-successful logging town of Empire Falls, Maine, with his partner, Mrs. Whiting, who is the heir to a faded logging and textile legacy
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2001.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2002.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006385
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russo, Richard
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maine
  • Restaurants
  • Restaurateurs
  • Working class
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Restaurants
  • Restaurateurs
  • Working class
  • Maine
Target audience
adult
Label
Empire falls, Richard Russo
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
ocm46863970
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9780679432470
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001088568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)46863970
Label
Empire falls, Richard Russo
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
ocm46863970
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
483 pages
Isbn
9780679432470
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001088568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)46863970

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