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The Resource The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell

The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell

Label
The wordy shipmates
Title
The wordy shipmates
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Vowell
Creator
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
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
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F7
LC item number
.V69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Puritans
  • New England
  • Religion and politics
Target audience
adult
Label
The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9781594489990
Lccn
2008030491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 2008030491
  • (OCoLC)213308994
Label
The wordy shipmates, Sarah Vowell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9781594489990
Lccn
2008030491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 2008030491
  • (OCoLC)213308994

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      37.377573 -76.770995
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