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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smiley, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M39
LC item number
T47 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Parent and adult child
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Aging parents
  • Family farms
  • Farm life
  • Sisters
  • Iowa
Label
A thousand acres : a novel, Jane Smiley
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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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