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

Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes

Label
Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War
Title
Matterhorn
Title remainder
a novel of the Vietnam War
Statement of responsibility
Karl Marlantes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lieutenant 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
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
Tone
Writing style
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
345299
Cataloging source
EGM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marlantes, Karl
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A76594
LC item number
M38 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel of the Vietnam War
Label
Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
501071580
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
598 pages
Isbn
9780802119285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, chart, maps
Label
Matterhorn : a novel of the Vietnam War, Karl Marlantes
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
501071580
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
598 pages
Isbn
9780802119285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, chart, maps

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