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The long shadow of small ghosts : murder and memory in an American city, by Laura Tillman

Label
The long shadow of small ghosts : murder and memory in an American city
Title
The long shadow of small ghosts
Title remainder
murder and memory in an American city
Statement of responsibility
by Laura Tillman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Cold Blood meets Adrian Nicole LeBlanc's Random Family: A harrowing, profoundly personal investigation of the causes, effects, and communal toll of a deeply troubling crime--the brutal murder of three young children by their parents in the border city of Brownsville, Texas, "--Amazon.com
Summary
A personal investigation into the causes, effects and communal toll of the brutal murders of three young children by their parents in 2003 Brownsville, Texas, explores the questions the case raised about poverty, mental illness, the death penalty and the proposed demolition of the apartment building where the tragedy occurred
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10481668
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tillman, Laura
Dewey number
364.152/3092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Filicide
  • Children
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
murder and memory in an American city
Label
The long shadow of small ghosts : murder and memory in an American city, by Laura Tillman
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
Contents
An unmeasured feeling -- An education -- Pilgrim -- Letters from the edge -- The long shadow of small ghosts -- The quiet dead -- A corner in the good life -- Angela -- Don't read this chapter before going to bed -- After -- Good guys and bad guys -- Agua bendita (Holy Water) -- Belief -- The end of history illusion -- Place of no return -- In the garden -- Three graves together
Control code
ocn913304046
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781501104251
Lccn
2015039963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913304046
Label
The long shadow of small ghosts : murder and memory in an American city, by Laura Tillman
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
Contents
An unmeasured feeling -- An education -- Pilgrim -- Letters from the edge -- The long shadow of small ghosts -- The quiet dead -- A corner in the good life -- Angela -- Don't read this chapter before going to bed -- After -- Good guys and bad guys -- Agua bendita (Holy Water) -- Belief -- The end of history illusion -- Place of no return -- In the garden -- Three graves together
Control code
ocn913304046
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 241 pages
Isbn
9781501104251
Lccn
2015039963
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913304046

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      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
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