The Resource The son, Philipp Meyer

The son, Philipp Meyer

Label
The son
Title
The son
Statement of responsibility
Philipp Meyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Comanche Indian captive Eli McCullough must carve a place for himself in a world in which he does not fully belong -- a journey of adventure, tragedy, hardship, grit, and luck that reverberates in the lives of his progeny
Summary
An epic of the American West and a multigenerational saga of power, blood, land, and oil that follows the rise of one Texas family, from the Comanche raids of the 1800s to the to the oil booms of the 20th century
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
  • Western Heritage Award for Outstanding Western Novel, 2014.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10175047
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, Philipp
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian captivities
  • Comanche Indians
  • Fathers and sons
  • Families
  • Texas
Target audience
adult
Label
The son, Philipp Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 561 pages
Isbn
9780062120397
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
WESTERN
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)834159090
  • ocn834159090
  • OCoLC
Label
The son, Philipp Meyer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A novel"--cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 561 pages
Isbn
9780062120397
Isbn Type
(hb)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
WESTERN
Other physical details
genealogical table
System control number
  • (OCoLC)834159090
  • ocn834159090
  • OCoLC

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