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The Resource All the wrong places : a life lost and found, Philip Connors

All the wrong places : a life lost and found, Philip Connors

Label
All the wrong places : a life lost and found
Title
All the wrong places
Title remainder
a life lost and found
Statement of responsibility
Philip Connors
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The prize-winning author of Fire Season returns with the heartrending story of his troubled years of flight. Philip Connors' Fire Season, an account of the decade he spent working in a fire-lookout tower high above the remotest part of New Mexico, won the Banff Mountain Book Grand Prize and the Reading the West Book Award, and Amazon named it the Best Nature Book of the Year. Now Connors returns with the story of what drove him up to the tower in the first place: the wilderness years he spent reeling in the wake of a family tragedy. This is an unforgettable account of grappling with a shattered sense of purpose, from his family's failing pig farm in Minnesota to a crack-addled Brooklyn neighborhood to the mountains of New Mexico, where he puts the pieces of his life back together. Like Cheryl Strayed's Wild, this is a finely wrought look back at wayward youth--and a redemptive story about discovering one's place in the world"--Provided by publisher
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10395898
Cataloging source
PABRO
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Connors, Philip
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Connors, Philip
  • Connors, Philip
  • Connors, Philip
  • Young men
  • Problem youth
  • Brothers
  • Suicide victims
  • Authors, American
  • Fire lookouts
  • Minnesota
  • New Mexico
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a life lost and found
Label
All the wrong places : a life lost and found, Philip Connors
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
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780393088762
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
109464990
Label
All the wrong places : a life lost and found, Philip Connors
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
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780393088762
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
109464990

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