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The Resource Bright and distant shores, Dominic Smith

Bright and distant shores, Dominic Smith

Label
Bright and distant shores
Title
Bright and distant shores
Statement of responsibility
Dominic Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Chicago insurance magnate solicits itinerant trader Owen Graves to travel to the South Seas in 1897 to bring back a selection of weapons and handicrafts from the islands of Melanesia, along with several natives to be put on exhibit, and Graves convinces English-speaking Argus Nui and his sister Malini to return with him to the U.S., where the islanders find themselves forced into living a parody of native life
Tone
Writing style
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393865
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Dominic
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.M5815
LC item number
B75 2011
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • South Pacific Ocean
  • Oceania
Target audience
adult
Label
Bright and distant shores, Dominic Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Washington Square Press fiction original trade"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
470 pages
Isbn
9781439198865
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2011002995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 687667677
  • (OCoLC)687667677
Label
Bright and distant shores, Dominic Smith
Publication
Note
"Washington Square Press fiction original trade"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
Extent
470 pages
Isbn
9781439198865
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2011002995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 687667677
  • (OCoLC)687667677

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