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The Resource A lucky American childhood, by Paul Engle ; foreword by Albert E. Stone

A lucky American childhood, by Paul Engle ; foreword by Albert E. Stone

Label
A lucky American childhood
Title
A lucky American childhood
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Engle ; foreword by Albert E. Stone
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
More than any other individual, Paul Engle was the spirited force behind the creative writing workshops now so abundant in America. His indomitable nature, enthusiasm, and great persuasive powers, coupled with his distinguished reputation as a poet, loomed large behind the founding of the influential Iowa Writers' Workshop. A Lucky American Childhood will appeal to people with memories of the small-town America that Paul Engle describes with such affectionate realism and to all those interested in the roots of this renowned man of letters
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Paul
Dewey number
  • 811/.52
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3509.N44
LC item number
Z468 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Singular lives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Engle, Paul
  • Cedar Rapids (Iowa)
  • Poets, American
  • Engle, Paul
  • POETRY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Manners and customs
  • Poets, American
  • Iowa
  • American Literature
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
Label
A lucky American childhood, by Paul Engle ; foreword by Albert E. Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Albert E. Stone; Dedication; Paul Engle: A Poem; Eva; Tom; The Drug Scene; News and the Boy; The Importance of Uncles; Hiawatha and My Aunt Bertha; The Glory of the Senses; The Horse and I; Those Damn Jews; Remember Memorial Day?; That Fabulous Old Fourth of July; Where the World Seems Right and Good -- The Iowa State Fair; Our Dangerous Thanksgiving; Christmas Eve and My Mother's Hands; An Old-Fashioned Christmas
Control code
44961008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 192 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587290596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20gq2w7
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961008
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A lucky American childhood, by Paul Engle ; foreword by Albert E. Stone
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Albert E. Stone; Dedication; Paul Engle: A Poem; Eva; Tom; The Drug Scene; News and the Boy; The Importance of Uncles; Hiawatha and My Aunt Bertha; The Glory of the Senses; The Horse and I; Those Damn Jews; Remember Memorial Day?; That Fabulous Old Fourth of July; Where the World Seems Right and Good -- The Iowa State Fair; Our Dangerous Thanksgiving; Christmas Eve and My Mother's Hands; An Old-Fashioned Christmas
Control code
44961008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 192 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587290596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20gq2w7
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44961008
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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