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The Resource Encounters : a memoir, by George Braziller

Encounters : a memoir, by George Braziller

Label
Encounters : a memoir
Title
Encounters
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
by George Braziller
Creator
45cmP6Kn29A
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this memoir, legendary publisher George Braziller captures his life in a collection of candid, often humorous vignettes
Summary
In his memoir, Encounters, completed at age 99, George Braziller, the groundbreaking independent publisher, describes in vivid detail going to work at age 16 in Depression-Era Brooklyn, his political awakening with the Spanish Civil War, his service in World War II, and his bold adventures in publishing
Tone
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10434602
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Braziller, George
Dewey number
070.509747/1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Braziller, George
  • Publishers and publishing
  • George Braziller, Inc.
  • Braziller, George
  • Authors and publishers
  • Braziller, George
  • George Braziller, Inc
  • Authors and publishers
  • Friendship
  • Publishers and publishing
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my life in publishing
Label
Encounters : a memoir, by George Braziller
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
Contents
The street -- Blake Avenue -- Huntington Station -- My first dance -- My school, 1928 -- Alpacuna -- The Spanish Civil War -- Marsha -- The Book Find Club -- Richard Seaver -- World War II -- Boot camp -- Going overseas -- About the book -- After the war -- Starting out -- Frankfurt -- The Tale of Genji -- American artists -- Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe -- The question -- Michael Kruger on my 80th birthday -- The Hours of Catherine of Cleves -- Janet Frame -- "Pretty Diane" -- Meyer Schapiro -- The interns -- Miró -- Nathalie Sarraute -- Richard Howard -- Ronald Glasser's 365 days -- Ned Rorem -- The Brooklyn Book Festival Award -- The one thing -- Unsolicited manuscripts -- Orhan Pamuk -- Alessandra Comini -- Let America be America again -- Albert Einstein -- Will Barnett -- Australia -- Salman Rushdie -- Samuel Menasche -- Fresco cycles of the Renaissance -- From haven to home -- 350 years of Jewish life in America -- Afghanistan -- Marc Chagall -- Anselm Kiefer -- Dorothea Tanning -- Architecture -- Hercules Seghers -- One hundred famous views of Edo -- Greece -- Ben Shahn -- Anne Frank -- William Caxton's Metamorphoses -- Huffington post -- Pablo Picasso -- Henri Matisse's Jazz -- Cry out : poets protest the war -- Richard Minsky -- Jim's painting -- A dialogue -- What I believe looking back
Control code
ocn902599198
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780807600160
Lccn
2014039359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)902599198
Label
Encounters : a memoir, by George Braziller
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The street -- Blake Avenue -- Huntington Station -- My first dance -- My school, 1928 -- Alpacuna -- The Spanish Civil War -- Marsha -- The Book Find Club -- Richard Seaver -- World War II -- Boot camp -- Going overseas -- About the book -- After the war -- Starting out -- Frankfurt -- The Tale of Genji -- American artists -- Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe -- The question -- Michael Kruger on my 80th birthday -- The Hours of Catherine of Cleves -- Janet Frame -- "Pretty Diane" -- Meyer Schapiro -- The interns -- Miró -- Nathalie Sarraute -- Richard Howard -- Ronald Glasser's 365 days -- Ned Rorem -- The Brooklyn Book Festival Award -- The one thing -- Unsolicited manuscripts -- Orhan Pamuk -- Alessandra Comini -- Let America be America again -- Albert Einstein -- Will Barnett -- Australia -- Salman Rushdie -- Samuel Menasche -- Fresco cycles of the Renaissance -- From haven to home -- 350 years of Jewish life in America -- Afghanistan -- Marc Chagall -- Anselm Kiefer -- Dorothea Tanning -- Architecture -- Hercules Seghers -- One hundred famous views of Edo -- Greece -- Ben Shahn -- Anne Frank -- William Caxton's Metamorphoses -- Huffington post -- Pablo Picasso -- Henri Matisse's Jazz -- Cry out : poets protest the war -- Richard Minsky -- Jim's painting -- A dialogue -- What I believe looking back
Control code
ocn902599198
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780807600160
Lccn
2014039359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)902599198

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