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The Resource Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon

Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon

Label
Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son
Title
Manhood for amateurs
Title remainder
the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author questions what it means to be a man today in a series of interlinked autobiographical reflections, regrets, and reexaminations, each sparked by an encounter, in the present, that holds some legacy of the past
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H15
LC item number
Z463 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Men
  • Husbands
  • Fathers
  • Sons
  • Marriage
  • Fatherhood
  • Masculinity
  • Authors, American
Label
Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
I: Secret handshake -- The losers' club -- II: Techniques of betrayal -- William and I -- The cut -- D.A.R.E. -- The memory hole -- The binding of Isaac -- III: Strategies for the folding of time -- To the Legoland Station -- The wilderness of childhood -- Hyprocritical theory -- The splendors of crap -- IV: Exercises in masculine affection -- The hand on my sholder -- The story of our story -- The ghost of Irene Adler -- The heartbreak kid -- A gift -- V: Styles of manhood -- Faking it -- Art of cake -- On Canseco -- I feel good about my murse -- VI: Elements of fire -- Burning women -- Verging -- Fever -- Looking for trouble -- A woman of valor -- VII: Patterns of early enchantment -- Like, cosmic -- Subterranean -- XO9 -- Sky and Telescope -- VIII: Studies in pink and blue -- Surefire lines -- Cosmodemonic -- Boyland -- A textbook father -- IX: Tactics of wonder and loss -- The Omega Glory -- Getting out -- Radio silence -- Normal time -- Xmas -- Thr amateur family -- X: Cut the Mickey Katz -- Daughter of the commandment.
Control code
ocn302099820
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 306 p.
Isbn
9780061490187
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004749
System control number
(OCoLC)302099820
Label
Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon
Publication
Contents
I: Secret handshake -- The losers' club -- II: Techniques of betrayal -- William and I -- The cut -- D.A.R.E. -- The memory hole -- The binding of Isaac -- III: Strategies for the folding of time -- To the Legoland Station -- The wilderness of childhood -- Hyprocritical theory -- The splendors of crap -- IV: Exercises in masculine affection -- The hand on my sholder -- The story of our story -- The ghost of Irene Adler -- The heartbreak kid -- A gift -- V: Styles of manhood -- Faking it -- Art of cake -- On Canseco -- I feel good about my murse -- VI: Elements of fire -- Burning women -- Verging -- Fever -- Looking for trouble -- A woman of valor -- VII: Patterns of early enchantment -- Like, cosmic -- Subterranean -- XO9 -- Sky and Telescope -- VIII: Studies in pink and blue -- Surefire lines -- Cosmodemonic -- Boyland -- A textbook father -- IX: Tactics of wonder and loss -- The Omega Glory -- Getting out -- Radio silence -- Normal time -- Xmas -- Thr amateur family -- X: Cut the Mickey Katz -- Daughter of the commandment.
Control code
ocn302099820
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 306 p.
Isbn
9780061490187
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004749
System control number
(OCoLC)302099820

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