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The Resource The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian

The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian

Label
The sandcastle girls
Title
The sandcastle girls
Statement of responsibility
Chris Bohjalian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Parallel stories of a woman who falls in love with an Armenian soldier during the Armenian Genocide and a modern-day New Yorker prompted to rediscover her Armenian past"--
Summary
A historical love story inspired by the author's Armenian heritage finds early 20th-century nurse Elizabeth Endicott arriving in Syria to help deliver food and medical aid to genocide refugees, a volunteer service during which she exchanges letters with an Armenian engineer and widower
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10120202
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bohjalian, Chris
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.O495
LC item number
S26 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Armenians
  • Americans
  • Armenian Americans
  • Armenian massacres, 1915-1923
  • Refugees
  • Family secrets
  • Women novelists
  • Genealogy
  • Syria
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian
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
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780385534796
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011050285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 769424634
  • (OCoLC)769424634
Label
The sandcastle girls, Chris Bohjalian
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
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
299 pages
Isbn
9780385534796
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011050285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 769424634
  • (OCoLC)769424634

Library Locations

    • James City County LibraryBorrow it
      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
    • Williamsburg LibraryBorrow it
      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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