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The Resource My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner : a memoir, Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Evan Fallenberg

My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner : a memoir, Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Evan Fallenberg

Label
My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner : a memoir
Title
My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Evan Fallenberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Traces the author's grandmother's darkly comic, obsessive cleaning behaviors that prompted her to receive most of her visitors outdoors, describing her relationship with a mysterious vacuum cleaner that was hidden away after its first use
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
Biography type
autobiography
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10015992
Cataloging source
DLC
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Shalev, Meir
Dewey number
  • 892.4/36
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Fallenberg, Evan
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True
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  • Shalev, Meir
  • Authors, Israeli
  • Authors, Israeli
Target audience
adult
Label
My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner : a memoir, Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Evan Fallenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9780805242874
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2010033275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654311262
  • ocn654311262
  • OCoLC
Label
My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner : a memoir, Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Evan Fallenberg
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9780805242874
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2010033275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654311262
  • ocn654311262
  • OCoLC

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