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The Resource A prayer for the dying : a novel, Stewart O'Nan

A prayer for the dying : a novel, Stewart O'Nan

Label
A prayer for the dying : a novel
Title
A prayer for the dying
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Stewart O'Nan
Title variation
prayer for the dying
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A diphtheria epidemic breaks out in a small town in post-Civil War Wisconsin and as people die Jacob Hansen, the community's sheriff and pastor, buries the dead and burns buildings
Tone
Award
  • International Horror Guild Award for Best Novel, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005629
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Nan, Stewart
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3565.N316
LC item number
P73 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Families
  • Diphtheria
  • Epidemics
  • Bereavement
  • Wildfires
  • Despair
  • Friendship (Wis.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A prayer for the dying : a novel, Stewart O'Nan
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
Control code
8202589
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780805061475
Isbn Type
(HB : alk. paper)
Lccn
98039613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (DLC) 98039613
  • (Sirsi) i9780805061475
Label
A prayer for the dying : a novel, Stewart O'Nan
Publication
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
8202589
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780805061475
Isbn Type
(HB : alk. paper)
Lccn
98039613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (DLC) 98039613
  • (Sirsi) i9780805061475

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