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The Resource Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain

Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain

Label
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk
Title
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk
Statement of responsibility
Ben Fountain
Title variation
Billy Lynns long halftime walk
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ferocious firefight with Iraqi insurgents at 'the battle of Al-Ansakar Canal', three minutes and forty-three seconds of intense warfare caught on tape by an embedded Fox News crew, has transformed the eight surviving men of Bravo Squad into America's most sought-after heroes. For the past two weeks, the Bush administration has sent them on a media-intensive nationwide Victory Tour to reinvigorate public support for the war
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2013
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2012.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107557
Cataloging source
AZZPT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fountain, Ben
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Veterans
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Football and war
Target audience
adult
Label
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2014/03/31/billy-lynns-long-half-time-walk-by-ben-fountain/
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780060885618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 778579334
  • (OCoLC)778579334
Label
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2014/03/31/billy-lynns-long-half-time-walk-by-ben-fountain/
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780060885618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 778579334
  • (OCoLC)778579334

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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