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The Resource A thousand acres : a novel, Jane Smiley

A thousand acres : a novel, Jane Smiley

Label
A thousand acres : a novel
Title
A thousand acres
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jane Smiley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A successful Iowa farmer decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will. This sets off a chain of events that brings dark truths to light and explodes long-suppressed emotions. An ambitious reimagining of Shakespeare's King Lear cast upon a typical American community in the late twentieth century, A Thousand Acres takes on themes of truth, justice, love, and pride, and reveals the beautiful yet treacherous topography of humanity
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M39
LC item number
T47 2003
Literary form
fiction
Label
A thousand acres : a novel, Jane Smiley
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Isbn
9780804115766
Lccn
2003283902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
2003283902
Label
A thousand acres : a novel, Jane Smiley
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Isbn
9780804115766
Lccn
2003283902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
2003283902

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