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The Resource Bear down, bear north : Alaska stories, by Melinda Moustakis

Bear down, bear north : Alaska stories, by Melinda Moustakis

Label
Bear down, bear north : Alaska stories
Title
Bear down, bear north
Title remainder
Alaska stories
Statement of responsibility
by Melinda Moustakis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In her debut collection, Melinda Moustakis brings to life a rough-and-tumble family of Alaskan homesteaders through a series of linked stories. Born in Alaska herself to a family with a homesteading legacy, Moustakis examines the near-mythological accounts of the Alaskan wilderness that are her inheritance and probes the question of what it means to live up to larger-than-life expectations for toughness and survival. The characters in Bear Down, Bear North are salt-tongued fishermen, fisherwomen, and hunters, scrappy storytellers who put themselves in the path of destruction-sometimes a harsh
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moustakis, Melinda
Dewey number
813/.6
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.O88
LC item number
B43 2011eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilderness areas
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Families
  • Survival
  • Short stories
  • Alaska
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Families
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Short stories
  • Survival
  • Wilderness areas
  • Alaska
Label
Bear down, bear north : Alaska stories, by Melinda Moustakis
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Trigger -- The mannequin in Soldotna -- The weight of you -- Us kids -- This one isn't going to be afraid -- Point MacKenzie -- Miners and trappers -- Bite -- Some other animal -- Mr. Fur Face needs a girlfriend -- They find the drowned -- What you can endure -- The last great Alaskan lumberjack show
Control code
754409973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283267939
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3q4951
  • 13bc315e-cc59-4aba-aef0-da447db46744
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754409973
Label
Bear down, bear north : Alaska stories, by Melinda Moustakis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Trigger -- The mannequin in Soldotna -- The weight of you -- Us kids -- This one isn't going to be afraid -- Point MacKenzie -- Miners and trappers -- Bite -- Some other animal -- Mr. Fur Face needs a girlfriend -- They find the drowned -- What you can endure -- The last great Alaskan lumberjack show
Control code
754409973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283267939
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3q4951
  • 13bc315e-cc59-4aba-aef0-da447db46744
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)754409973

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