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The Resource The shape of the eye : a memoir, George Estreich

The shape of the eye : a memoir, George Estreich

Label
The shape of the eye : a memoir
Title
The shape of the eye
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
George Estreich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Writer George Estreich describes how raising a child with Down syndrome impacted everything else in his life, including his approach to writing and the way he now perceives other events in his own life and in the lives of his family members
Summary
Writer George Estreich describes how raising a child with Down syndrome impacted everything else in his life, including his approach to writing and the way he now perceives other events in his own life and in the lives of his family members
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Oregon Book Awards, Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction, 2012.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10119792
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Estreich, George
Dewey number
618.92/858842
Index
no index present
LC call number
RJ506.D68
LC item number
E88 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Estreich, Laura Regina
  • Down syndrome
  • Down syndrome
  • Children with disabilities
  • Estreich, George
  • Estreich, George
  • Parents of children with disabilities
  • Authors, American
  • Stay at home fathers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit
Label
The shape of the eye : a memoir, George Estreich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Dallas in 2011 by Southern Methodist University Press with the subtitle: Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [312]-314)
Contents
Arrival -- A child first -- Fault line -- Border -- This is eating -- Echo -- In the ICU -- Medicine is communication -- The mayor of Hidden Valley -- At home -- A complex sweetness -- Writers and families -- The labyrinth of normal -- Tragedy and expectation -- John Langdon Down -- Engineering -- Increments and fates -- Tokyo, 1945
Control code
2013009657
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Tarcher/Penguin trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xvi, 314 p.
Isbn
9780399163340
Lccn
2013009657
Label
The shape of the eye : a memoir, George Estreich
Publication
Note
Originally published in Dallas in 2011 by Southern Methodist University Press with the subtitle: Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [312]-314)
Contents
Arrival -- A child first -- Fault line -- Border -- This is eating -- Echo -- In the ICU -- Medicine is communication -- The mayor of Hidden Valley -- At home -- A complex sweetness -- Writers and families -- The labyrinth of normal -- Tragedy and expectation -- John Langdon Down -- Engineering -- Increments and fates -- Tokyo, 1945
Control code
2013009657
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Tarcher/Penguin trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xvi, 314 p.
Isbn
9780399163340
Lccn
2013009657

Library Locations

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      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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