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The beet queen, a novel by Louise Erdrich

Label
The beet queen
Title
The beet queen
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Louise Erdrich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the early 1930s, Karl and his sister Mary Adare, arrive by boxcar in Argus, a small off-reservation town in North Dakota. Orphaned, they look to their mother's sister Fritzie and her husband for refuge
Summary
Orphaned fourteen-year-old Carl and his eleven-year-old sister, Mary, travel to Argus, North Dakota, to live with their mother's sister, in this tale of abandonment, sexual obsession, jealousy, and unstinting love.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
026285
Cataloging source
STE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erdrich, Louise
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians of North America
  • Orphans
  • Indians of North America
  • Orphans
  • North Dakota
  • North Dakota
Target audience
adult
Label
The beet queen, a novel by Louise Erdrich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as Harper Perennial in 1999, reissued in 2006
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
1580128
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780060835279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060835279
  • (OCoLC)71424381
Label
The beet queen, a novel by Louise Erdrich
Publication
Note
Originally published as Harper Perennial in 1999, reissued in 2006
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
1580128
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9780060835279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060835279
  • (OCoLC)71424381

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