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The Resource Twenty-five books that shaped America : how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity, Thomas C. Foster

Twenty-five books that shaped America : how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity, Thomas C. Foster

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Twenty-five books that shaped America : how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity
Title
Twenty-five books that shaped America
Title remainder
how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity
Statement of responsibility
Thomas C. Foster
Title variation
25 books that shaped America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Works of imaginative literature from American writers are Foster's choice for his "Great Books" list
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Twenty-five books that shaped America : how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity, Thomas C. Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About a boy--and a raft: adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • Twofer: a boy's will and north of boston
  • In praise of prairie: my Antonia
  • A whole heap of ashes: the great Gatsby
  • Life is a carnival: the sun also rises
  • It takes a weary man to sing a weary song: the weary blues
  • Bird is the word: the Maltese falcon
  • So big: U.S.A.
  • Winepress of injustice: the grapes of wrath
  • Like a hurricane: their eyes were watching God
  • Introduction: in the four corners
  • He ain't heavy, he's my cousin: go down, Moses
  • American Candide: the adventures of Augie March
  • Me and my shadow: on the road
  • When reading got good: the cat in the hat
  • Walk a mile in my shoes: to kill a mockingbird
  • Not in Kansas anymore: the crying of lot 49
  • Race. relations.: song of Solomon
  • Home, home on the res: love medicine
  • Conclusion: fifteen more and the G.A.N
  • Maybe just a little made-up: the autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • A man, a plan, a flintlock: the last of the mohicans
  • Allegory man cometh: the scarlet letter
  • Gotta get back to the pond and set my soul free: Walden
  • I've been workin' on the whale-road: Moby-Dick
  • Good gray poet, my eye!: leaves of grass
  • Girls gone mild: little women
Control code
19067876
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxi, 323 pages
Isbn
9780061834400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn670476040
  • (OCoLC)670476040
Label
Twenty-five books that shaped America : how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity, Thomas C. Foster
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • About a boy--and a raft: adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • Twofer: a boy's will and north of boston
  • In praise of prairie: my Antonia
  • A whole heap of ashes: the great Gatsby
  • Life is a carnival: the sun also rises
  • It takes a weary man to sing a weary song: the weary blues
  • Bird is the word: the Maltese falcon
  • So big: U.S.A.
  • Winepress of injustice: the grapes of wrath
  • Like a hurricane: their eyes were watching God
  • Introduction: in the four corners
  • He ain't heavy, he's my cousin: go down, Moses
  • American Candide: the adventures of Augie March
  • Me and my shadow: on the road
  • When reading got good: the cat in the hat
  • Walk a mile in my shoes: to kill a mockingbird
  • Not in Kansas anymore: the crying of lot 49
  • Race. relations.: song of Solomon
  • Home, home on the res: love medicine
  • Conclusion: fifteen more and the G.A.N
  • Maybe just a little made-up: the autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • A man, a plan, a flintlock: the last of the mohicans
  • Allegory man cometh: the scarlet letter
  • Gotta get back to the pond and set my soul free: Walden
  • I've been workin' on the whale-road: Moby-Dick
  • Good gray poet, my eye!: leaves of grass
  • Girls gone mild: little women
Control code
19067876
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxi, 323 pages
Isbn
9780061834400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn670476040
  • (OCoLC)670476040

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