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Things I overheard while talking to myself, Alan Alda

Label
Things I overheard while talking to myself
Title
Things I overheard while talking to myself
Statement of responsibility
Alan Alda
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The popular actor looks back to reassess the meaning of his own life and the paths he has taken, from the turbulent 1960s to the tragedy of September 11, and to answer such questions as "What do I value?" and "What, exactly, is the good life?"
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189190
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alda, Alan
Dewey number
  • 792.02/8092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.A45
LC item number
A3 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alda, Alan
  • Actors
Target audience
adult
Label
Things I overheard while talking to myself, Alan Alda
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007012880.html
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
  • The meaning of life in a glass of water
  • When the breeze was scarce, I named the boat Patience
  • Winning the war on winning
  • As friends go...
  • Taking the wider way
  • Celebrity and its discontents
  • Bosco's belly
  • Things I overheard while talking to myself
  • Lingering at the door
  • Playing in the street
  • Bandages and badinage
  • The talking and the doing of it
  • A passion for reason
  • Where is the place of understanding?
  • "Love your art, poor as it may be"
Control code
645835
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9781400066179
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007012880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400066179
  • (OCoLC)122309367
Label
Things I overheard while talking to myself, Alan Alda
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007012880.html
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
  • The meaning of life in a glass of water
  • When the breeze was scarce, I named the boat Patience
  • Winning the war on winning
  • As friends go...
  • Taking the wider way
  • Celebrity and its discontents
  • Bosco's belly
  • Things I overheard while talking to myself
  • Lingering at the door
  • Playing in the street
  • Bandages and badinage
  • The talking and the doing of it
  • A passion for reason
  • Where is the place of understanding?
  • "Love your art, poor as it may be"
Control code
645835
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9781400066179
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007012880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400066179
  • (OCoLC)122309367

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