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
BTCTA
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
fiction
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
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Ecco Press, 2013
  • "A novel."
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
813911286
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
x, 841 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062254023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table
Label
The son, Philipp Meyer
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Ecco Press, 2013
  • "A novel."
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
813911286
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
x, 841 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062254023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table

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