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The Resource Elsewhere, Richard Russo

Elsewhere, Richard Russo

Label
Elsewhere
Title
Elsewhere
Statement of responsibility
Richard Russo
Title variation
Elsewhere
Title variation remainder
a memoir
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fans of Russo's fiction will recognize Gloversville, New York, where the author grew up. By the 1950's, prosperity in that manufacturing town was being replaced by poverty and illness, everyone barely scraping by. A world elsewhere was the dream his mother instilled in Rick and strived for herself, and their subsequent adventures and tribulations--beautifully recounted here--were to prove lifelong, as would Gloversville's fearsome grasp on them both
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Summary
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls presents an upbeat personal account of his youth, his parents and the 1950s upstate New York town they struggled to escape, recounting the encroaching poverty and illness that challenged everyday life and the dreams his mother instilled that inspired his career
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10151395
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russo, Richard
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.U812
LC item number
Z46 2012b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Russo, Richard
  • Russo, Richard
  • Novelists, American
  • Large type books
  • Gloversville (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Elsewhere, Richard Russo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21028062
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
329 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410452955
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012029070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781410452955
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn800721961
  • (OCoLC)800721961
Label
Elsewhere, Richard Russo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21028062
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
329 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410452955
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012029070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781410452955
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn800721961
  • (OCoLC)800721961

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