The Resource Slouching towards Bethlehem, Joan Didion

Slouching towards Bethlehem, Joan Didion

Label
Slouching towards Bethlehem
Title
Slouching towards Bethlehem
Statement of responsibility
Joan Didion
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This work focuses on such subjects as John Wayne and Howard Hughes, growing up a girl in California, ruminating on the nature of good and evil in a Death Valley motel room, and, especially, the essence of San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury, the heart of the counterculture." --From back of book
Member of
Summary
Collects essays on such diverse topics as John Wayne, the Haight-Asbury culture, and the Newport mansions
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
219619
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Didion, Joan
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
FSG classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • Hippies
  • Hippies
  • Manners and customs
  • California
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
Slouching towards Bethlehem, Joan Didion
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Essays
  • Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1968
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life styles of the golden land. Some dreamers of the golden dream -- John Wayne : a love song -- Where the kissing never stops -- Comrade Laski, C.P.U.S.A. (M.-L.) -- 7000 Romaine, Los Angeles 38 -- California dreaming -- Marrying absurd -- Slouching towards Bethlehem -- Personals. On keeping a notebook -- On self-respect -- I can't get that monster out of my mind -- On morality -- On going home -- Seven places of the mind. Notes from a native daughter -- Letter from Paradise, 2119' N., 15752' W -- Rock of ages -- The seacoast of despair -- Guaymas, Sonora -- Los Angeles notebook -- Goodbye to all that
Control code
ocn216941707
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xiv, 238 pages
Isbn
9780374531386
Lccn
2008931946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)216941707
Label
Slouching towards Bethlehem, Joan Didion
Publication
Note
  • Essays
  • Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1968
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life styles of the golden land. Some dreamers of the golden dream -- John Wayne : a love song -- Where the kissing never stops -- Comrade Laski, C.P.U.S.A. (M.-L.) -- 7000 Romaine, Los Angeles 38 -- California dreaming -- Marrying absurd -- Slouching towards Bethlehem -- Personals. On keeping a notebook -- On self-respect -- I can't get that monster out of my mind -- On morality -- On going home -- Seven places of the mind. Notes from a native daughter -- Letter from Paradise, 2119' N., 15752' W -- Rock of ages -- The seacoast of despair -- Guaymas, Sonora -- Los Angeles notebook -- Goodbye to all that
Control code
ocn216941707
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xiv, 238 pages
Isbn
9780374531386
Lccn
2008931946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)216941707

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