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The Resource The weight of water, Anita Shreve

The weight of water, Anita Shreve

Label
The weight of water
Title
The weight of water
Statement of responsibility
Anita Shreve
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale of marital intrigue. The protagonist is a woman photographer sent to investigate an old murder on an island. She takes along her husband, the husband's brother and the brother's girlfriend. Problems arise when the husband develops an interest in the other woman. By the author of Resistance
Summary
A photographer who has come to a small island off the coast of New Hampshire to shoot a photo-essay about a double murder that took place there over a century ago, notices parallels between her own life and the lives of the murder victims
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award, 1997.
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006697
Cataloging source
IHI
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Shreve, Anita
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Women journalists
  • Murder
  • Women journalists
  • New Hampshire
Target audience
adult
Label
The weight of water, Anita Shreve
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 1997"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [248])
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
ocm38189233
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
246, [2] p.
Isbn
9780316780377
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
96021326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)38189233
Label
The weight of water, Anita Shreve
Publication
Note
"Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, 1997"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [248])
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
ocm38189233
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
246, [2] p.
Isbn
9780316780377
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
96021326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)38189233

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