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The Resource The end, Salvatore Scibona

The end, Salvatore Scibona

Label
The end
Title
The end
Statement of responsibility
Salvatore Scibona
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is August 15, 1953, the day of a street carnival in the Italian enclave of Elephant Park, Ohio, when Rocco LaGrassa receives an excruciating piece of news: his son has died in a POW camp in Korea. Against the background of immigration, broken loyalties, and racial hostility, the story presents everything Rocco sees through the eyes of various characters in the crowd
Summary
Follows a series of characters from an Italian immigrant community in 1950s Ohio as the events of a single day play out from their varied perspectives
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257376
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Scibona, Salvatore
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Widows
  • Immigrants
  • Bakers
  • Seamstresses
  • Sons
  • Italians in the United States
  • Italian Americans
  • Abortion providers
  • Racism
  • Crime
  • Carnivals
  • Ohio
Target audience
adult
Label
The end, Salvatore Scibona
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Spine
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
297 p.
Isbn
9781555974985
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007938134
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o176972585
  • (Sirsi) o176972585
  • (OCoLC)176972585
Label
The end, Salvatore Scibona
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Spine
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
297 p.
Isbn
9781555974985
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007938134
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o176972585
  • (Sirsi) o176972585
  • (OCoLC)176972585

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