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My old neighborhood remembered : a memoir, Avery Corman

Label
My old neighborhood remembered : a memoir
Title
My old neighborhood remembered
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Avery Corman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a memoir of growing up in the Bronx in the 1940s and 1950s, recalling the simpler way of life and sense of community that prevailed there and discussing the reasons for its later transformation brought about by increasing poverty and crime
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Corman, Avery
Dewey number
974.7/275043
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.68.B8
LC item number
C78 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
  • Corman, Avery
  • Neighborhoods
  • City and town life
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Authors, American
Label
My old neighborhood remembered : a memoir, Avery Corman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
175 FIELD PLACE -- ELEMENTARY SCHOOL -- THE HOME FRONT -- MY AUNT AND UNCLE -- A TWILIGHT ZONE TYPE OF OCCURRENCE -- THE TALKING DOG -- OTHER DOGS -- READING -- STREET GAMES -- CANDY AND THINGS -- GOING TO THE MOVIES -- SUMMERS -- THE BRONX HOME NEWS -- ALEXANDER'S DEPARTMENT STORE -- ROOTING FOR BASEBALL TEAMS -- JOE DIMAGGIO'S GLOVE -- PLAYING BASEBALL -- EDGAR ALLEN POE -- "HAVE YOU GOT ANY INFORMATION?" -- RELIGIOUS OBSERVANCE -- BARBER SHOPS -- GROCERIES, DELIS, BAKERIES, APPETIZING STORES -- ICE CREAM PARLORS -- THE TRUTH ABOUT MY FATHER -- TELEVISION -- SCHOOLYARD BASKETBALL -- JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL -- THE BRONX ZOO -- THE 1951 CITY COLLEGE BASKETBALL SCANDAL -- EMIL VERBAN -- HIGH SCHOOL -- THE PARADISE PIZZERIA -- GETTING TO ARTHUR AVENUE -- CHINESE RESTAURANTS -- THE CONCOURSE PLAZA HOTEL -- JACK MOLINAS -- LAUREL & HARDY GO ICE SKATING -- ABSENCE OF A MANILA ENVELOPE -- THE TAN JACKET -- COLLEGE -- THE REALITY -- VOTING -- FULFILLING YOUR MILITARY OBLIGATION -- ONCE MORE -- LEAVING
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
174 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781569805183
Lccn
2014007506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn862209015
  • 691037
Label
My old neighborhood remembered : a memoir, Avery Corman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
175 FIELD PLACE -- ELEMENTARY SCHOOL -- THE HOME FRONT -- MY AUNT AND UNCLE -- A TWILIGHT ZONE TYPE OF OCCURRENCE -- THE TALKING DOG -- OTHER DOGS -- READING -- STREET GAMES -- CANDY AND THINGS -- GOING TO THE MOVIES -- SUMMERS -- THE BRONX HOME NEWS -- ALEXANDER'S DEPARTMENT STORE -- ROOTING FOR BASEBALL TEAMS -- JOE DIMAGGIO'S GLOVE -- PLAYING BASEBALL -- EDGAR ALLEN POE -- "HAVE YOU GOT ANY INFORMATION?" -- RELIGIOUS OBSERVANCE -- BARBER SHOPS -- GROCERIES, DELIS, BAKERIES, APPETIZING STORES -- ICE CREAM PARLORS -- THE TRUTH ABOUT MY FATHER -- TELEVISION -- SCHOOLYARD BASKETBALL -- JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL -- THE BRONX ZOO -- THE 1951 CITY COLLEGE BASKETBALL SCANDAL -- EMIL VERBAN -- HIGH SCHOOL -- THE PARADISE PIZZERIA -- GETTING TO ARTHUR AVENUE -- CHINESE RESTAURANTS -- THE CONCOURSE PLAZA HOTEL -- JACK MOLINAS -- LAUREL & HARDY GO ICE SKATING -- ABSENCE OF A MANILA ENVELOPE -- THE TAN JACKET -- COLLEGE -- THE REALITY -- VOTING -- FULFILLING YOUR MILITARY OBLIGATION -- ONCE MORE -- LEAVING
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
174 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781569805183
Lccn
2014007506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn862209015
  • 691037

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