The Resource Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer Hickam

Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer Hickam

Label
Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator
Title
Carrying Albert home
Title remainder
the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator
Statement of responsibility
Homer Hickam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The New York Times best-selling author of Rocket Boys reimagines the story of his parents, who struggle to care for and then return home a pet alligator given to them by his mother's former paramour, dancer Buddy Ebsen
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hickam, Homer H.
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coal miners
  • Alligators as pets
  • Husband and wife
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Automobile travel
  • Florida
  • West Virginia
Label
Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer Hickam
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780062325891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn919587656
  • (OCoLC)919587656
Label
Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer Hickam
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780062325891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn919587656
  • (OCoLC)919587656

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