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The Resource The Americans, John Jakes ; with a new introduction by the author

The Americans, John Jakes ; with a new introduction by the author

Label
The Americans
Title
The Americans
Statement of responsibility
John Jakes ; with a new introduction by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the turn of the century, failing health makes Gideon Kent fear for the future of his family dynasty, for his daughter Eleanor, an actress, and his sons, Carter, a con man, and Will, who was scarred by his mother's breakdown
Member of
Summary
Gideon Kent's youngest son Will moves from Theodore Roosevelt's Medora ranch to practice medicine in New York City's tenement slums in the 1880s. (Series: Kent Family Chronicles, 7)
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035938
Cataloging source
NOG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jakes, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS3560.A37
  • PS
LC item number
A8 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Kent family chronicles
Series volume
v. 8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kent family (Fictitious characters)
  • Kent, Philip (Fictitious character)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The Americans, John Jakes ; with a new introduction by the author
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
18 cm.
Extent
xvi, 794 pages
Isbn
9780451214904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
  • 60326561
  • (OCoLC)60326561
Label
The Americans, John Jakes ; with a new introduction by the author
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
18 cm.
Extent
xvi, 794 pages
Isbn
9780451214904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
  • 60326561
  • (OCoLC)60326561

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