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The Resource Elbow room : stories, by James Alan McPherson

Elbow room : stories, by James Alan McPherson

Label
Elbow room : stories
Title
Elbow room
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
by James Alan McPherson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve stories explore the borders between black and white America as they are crossed and known by students and Peace Corps volunteers of the 1960s, failed preachers, young punks, jealous lovers, and others
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1978.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1978.
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044755
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McPherson, James Alan
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ4.M1732
  • PS3563.A325
LC item number
El
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Working class
  • Short stories, American
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stories
Label
Elbow room : stories, by James Alan McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A loaf of bread
  • Just enough for the city
  • A sense of story
  • Elbow room
  • Why I like country music
  • The story of a dead man
  • The silver bullet
  • The faithful
  • Problems of art
  • The story of a scar
  • I am an American
  • Widows and orphans
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780316563284
Lccn
77007268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o02965160
  • (OCoLC)02965160
Label
Elbow room : stories, by James Alan McPherson
Publication
Note
"An Atlantic Monthly Press book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A loaf of bread
  • Just enough for the city
  • A sense of story
  • Elbow room
  • Why I like country music
  • The story of a dead man
  • The silver bullet
  • The faithful
  • Problems of art
  • The story of a scar
  • I am an American
  • Widows and orphans
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 241 pages
Isbn
9780316563284
Lccn
77007268
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o02965160
  • (OCoLC)02965160

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