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Gilead, Marilynne Robinson

Label
Gilead
Title
Gilead
Statement of responsibility
Marilynne Robinson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1956, toward the end of Rev. John Ames's life, he begins a letter to his young son, an account of himself and his forebears. This is also the tale of wisdom forged during his solitary life and how history lives through generations, pervasively present even when betrayed and forgotten
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize: Fiction, 2005.
Cataloging source
CMI
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Robinson, Marilynne
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O3125
LC item number
G55 2006
Literary form
fiction
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  • Conflict of generations
  • Reminiscing in old age
  • Children of clergy
  • Fathers and sons
  • Grandfathers
  • Clergy
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2004
Control code
ocm63063074
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
247 p.
Isbn
9780312424404
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2004
Control code
ocm63063074
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Picador ed.
Extent
247 p.
Isbn
9780312424404
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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