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The Resource A map of the world, Jane hamilton

A map of the world, Jane hamilton

Label
A map of the world
Title
A map of the world
Statement of responsibility
Jane hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A woman is falsely accused of molesting a child and goes to jail. The drama begins when Alice Goodwin, a school nurse in a small town in Wisconsin, has a moment of inattention while caring for children and one of them drowns, an occasion for the community to settle scores with an outsider. By the author of The Book of Ruth
Summary
On a diary farm in the midwest, Alice is watching her neighbor's daughter when she drowns in the pond. This marks the beginning of a series of events that turns Alice into a scapegoat and brings about her family's downfall
Storyline
Tone
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
032094
Cataloging source
HCO
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
A map of the world, Jane hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 1994
  • Some copies are 1st Anchor Books ed. and published by Anchor Books
  • Oprah Book Club Selection
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18106190
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781385473115
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A map of the world, Jane hamilton
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 1994
  • Some copies are 1st Anchor Books ed. and published by Anchor Books
  • Oprah Book Club Selection
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18106190
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781385473115
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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