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The Resource Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes

Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes

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Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War
Title
Matterhorn
Title remainder
a novel of the Vietnam War
Statement of responsibility
Karl Marlantes
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of Norman Mailer's "The Naked and the Dead" and James Jones's "The Thin Red Line," Marlantes tells the powerful and compelling story of a young Marine lieutenant, Waino Mellas, and his comrades in Bravo Company, who are dropped into the mountain jungle of Vietnam as boys and forced to fight their way into manhood
Summary
Lieutenant Waino Mellas and his fellow Marines venture into the mountain jungle of Vietnam as boys and fight their way into manhood, confronting external obstacles as well as racial tension, competing ambitions, and underhanded officers
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Award
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Debut, 2011.
  • James Fenimore Cooper Prize, 2011
  • W. Y. Boyd Literary Award, 2011.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
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345299
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A76594
LC item number
M27 2010eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adult
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a novel of the Vietnam War
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Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes
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  • OverDrive eBook
  • "Published by Atlantic Monthly Press in association with El León Literary Arts, [Berkeley, Calif.]"--Title page verso
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (598 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780802197160
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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map
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A73B248F-AB75-4B9E-8E42-0424F74DFC6E
System control number
(OCoLC)881683818
Label
Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes
Link
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • "Published by Atlantic Monthly Press in association with El León Literary Arts, [Berkeley, Calif.]"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (598 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780802197160
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A73B248F-AB75-4B9E-8E42-0424F74DFC6E
System control number
(OCoLC)881683818
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