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The Resource American pastoral, Philip Roth

American pastoral, Philip Roth

Label
American pastoral
Title
American pastoral
Statement of responsibility
Philip Roth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The tragic impact of the Vietnam War on a relationship between father and daughter. The father is an upstanding individual who believes in the American Dream, but his daughter has a different dream, to get America out of Vietnam and she kills innocent people to achieve it. For the father it is the end of the world, he has lost his daughter. By the author of Sabbath's Theater
Member of
Summary
A former athletic star, devoted family man, and owner of a thriving glove factory, Seymour "Swede" Levov finds his life coming apart during the social disorder of the 1960s, when his beloved daughter turns revolutionary terrorist out to destroy her father's world
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1997.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1998.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053241
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O855
LC item number
A77 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Zuckerman novels
Series volume
0006
Target audience
adult
Label
American pastoral, Philip Roth
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm35969314
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
423 pages
Isbn
9780525432838
Lccn
96049368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
978037570142951495 (Vintage : pbk, 1997)
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20060602-048
  • BRO-cust20070131-147
  • BRO-cust20090609-153
  • BRO-cust20100421-137/117
System control number
(OCoLC)35969314
Label
American pastoral, Philip Roth
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm35969314
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
423 pages
Isbn
9780525432838
Lccn
96049368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
978037570142951495 (Vintage : pbk, 1997)
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20060602-048
  • BRO-cust20070131-147
  • BRO-cust20090609-153
  • BRO-cust20100421-137/117
System control number
(OCoLC)35969314

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