The Resource The lay of the land, by Richard Ford

The lay of the land, by Richard Ford

Label
The lay of the land
Title
The lay of the land
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frank Bascombe's story resumes, in the fall of 2000, with the presidential election still hanging in the balance and Thanksgiving looming before him with all the perils of a post-nuclear family get-together
Member of
Summary
In the fall of 2000, with the results of the presidential election still hanging in the balance, Frank Bascombe confronts the perils of Thanksgiving as he contends with health, marital, and family issues and works as a realtor at the Jersey shore
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
147249
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Richard
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Frank Bascombe novels
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Real estate agents
  • Divorced men
  • Bascombe, Frank (Fictitious character)
  • Middle-aged men
  • New Jersey
Target audience
adult
Label
The lay of the land, by Richard Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
485 pages
Isbn
9780679454687
Lccn
2006025570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm70921365
  • OCoLC
Label
The lay of the land, by Richard Ford
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
485 pages
Isbn
9780679454687
Lccn
2006025570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm70921365
  • OCoLC

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