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The Resource Love medicine : a novel, Louise Erdrich

Love medicine : a novel, Louise Erdrich

Label
Love medicine : a novel
Title
Love medicine
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Louise Erdrich
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The stunning first novel in Louise Erdrich's Native American series, Love Medicine tells the story of two families, the Kashpaws and the Larmartines. Written in Erdrich's uniquely poetic, powerful style, it is a multi-generational portrait of strong men and women caught in an unforgettable drama of anger, desire, and the healing power that is love medicine
Summary
The members of the Chippewa Kaspaw and Lamartine families describe their simple existence as they both deny and discover their native heritages
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 1985.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1984.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
026288
Cataloging source
IHE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erdrich, Louise
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Ojibwa Indians
  • North Dakota
Target audience
adult
Label
Love medicine : a novel, Louise Erdrich
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
ocn842138387
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Newly revised edition, First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition.
Extent
333, 48 pages
Isbn
9780062206312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)842138387
Label
Love medicine : a novel, Louise Erdrich
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
ocn842138387
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Newly revised edition, First Harper Perennial Modern Classics edition.
Extent
333, 48 pages
Isbn
9780062206312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)842138387

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