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A thousand acres, Jane Smiley

Label
A thousand acres
Title
A thousand acres
Statement of responsibility
Jane Smiley
Title variation
1000 acres
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Promotional material intended for booksellers: 2 separately bound excerpts issued in a slipcase
Summary
Larry Cook, an Iowan farmer who has worked a thousand acre plot owned by his family for generations, abruptly decides to leave his farm to his three daughters and retire. His two eldest daughters are pleased with the decision but his youngest daughter has been cut out by her father and is angry. As the daughters' activity on the land progresses, they notice a change in their father. Events begin to unfold that will threaten and destroy the family and their farm
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 1991.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1992.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1993.
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1992.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
056352
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.M39
LC item number
T47 1991
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
A thousand acres, Jane Smiley
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Publication
Control code
2314593
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
371 p.
Isbn
9780394577739
Lccn
91052720
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23941156
  • (OCoLC)23941156
Label
A thousand acres, Jane Smiley
Link
Publication
Control code
2314593
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
371 p.
Isbn
9780394577739
Lccn
91052720
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23941156
  • (OCoLC)23941156

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