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The Resource House made of dawn, N. Scott Momaday

House made of dawn, N. Scott Momaday

Label
House made of dawn
Title
House made of dawn
Statement of responsibility
N. Scott Momaday
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
House Made of Dawn, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1969, tells the story of a young American Indian named Abel, home from a foreign war and caught between two worlds: one his father's, wedding him to the rhythm of the seasons and the harsh beauty of the land; the other of industrial America, a goading him into a compulsive cycle of dissipation and disgust
Summary
A young American Indian returning from World War II searches for his place on his old reservation and in urban society
Theme
Storyline
Character
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1969.
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045739
Cataloging source
UKM
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1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Momaday, N. Scott
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
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970
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Kiowa Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Historical fiction
  • Western stories
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
  • Historical fiction
  • Indians of North America
  • Kiowa Indians
  • Western stories
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
House made of dawn, N. Scott Momaday
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Harper and Row, 1968; London: Gollancz, 1969
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
ocn502409439
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
185, 16 p.
Isbn
9780061859977
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)502409439
Label
House made of dawn, N. Scott Momaday
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Harper and Row, 1968; London: Gollancz, 1969
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
ocn502409439
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics ed.
Extent
185, 16 p.
Isbn
9780061859977
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)502409439

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