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The Resource The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell, (text large print)

The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell, (text large print)

Label
The wordy shipmates
Title
The wordy shipmates
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Vowell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Vowell turns her sharp wit and uncanny knack for capturing obscure details to early New England settlers and their lasting effect on American culture. Vowell offers listeners stories about Mayflower passengers, early colonists, and more that will inform even as they tickle the funny bone
Member of
Summary
A cultural profile of Puritan life covers a wide range of topics, from their covenant communities and deep-rooted ideologies to their beliefs about church and state and their perspectives on other faiths, in an account that also evaluates their legacy
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Best Conversation Starter, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
275086
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vowell, Sarah
Dewey number
974.088/2859
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F7
LC item number
.V69 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print laugh lines
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Puritans
  • Religion and politics
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Riverhead Books, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-321)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
331 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410413659
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008047552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 271647322
  • (OCoLC)271647322
Label
The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell, (text large print)
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Riverhead Books, 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-321)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
331 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410413659
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008047552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 271647322
  • (OCoLC)271647322

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