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The Resource Viewing Room

Viewing Room

Label
Viewing Room
Title
Viewing Room
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In The Viewing Room, two hospital chaplains console the living during the moments when they look upon their beloved dead for one last time in a large urban hospital in Los Angeles. But this room is also a character, linking stories together and bearing witness in chilling testimony of grief and wisdom. Henrietta and Maurice, the chaplains, are ministers who have lost their faith due to devastating personal tragedy. Still, they regain their hold on their own lives through their work, one death at a time. Jacquelin Gorman lays bare nine parallel worlds of suffering in stories of unflinching det
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gorman, Jacquelin
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.O7597
LC item number
V54 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Flannery O'Connor award for short fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Short stories
  • Kurzgeschichte
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Label
Viewing Room
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; The Viewing Room: APRIL; THE LAW OF LOOKING OUT FOR ONE ANOTHER; The Viewing Room: MAY; GHOST DANCE; The Viewing Room: JUNE; HAVING WORDS; The Viewing Room: JULY; STAGGERED DEPARTURES; The Viewing Room: AUGUST; THE PROBLEM OUTSIDE; The Viewing Room: SEPTEMBER; BLOOD RULES; The Viewing Room: OCTOBER; PERMANENT MAKEUP; The Viewing Room: NOVEMBER; PASSERBY; The Viewing Room: DECEMBER; SAFE SURRENDER
Control code
859837426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820346373
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 526726
  • 22573/ctt3q3wn0
  • 9c597a93-9e68-4510-858e-edb6d9500e8b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859837426
Label
Viewing Room
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; The Viewing Room: APRIL; THE LAW OF LOOKING OUT FOR ONE ANOTHER; The Viewing Room: MAY; GHOST DANCE; The Viewing Room: JUNE; HAVING WORDS; The Viewing Room: JULY; STAGGERED DEPARTURES; The Viewing Room: AUGUST; THE PROBLEM OUTSIDE; The Viewing Room: SEPTEMBER; BLOOD RULES; The Viewing Room: OCTOBER; PERMANENT MAKEUP; The Viewing Room: NOVEMBER; PASSERBY; The Viewing Room: DECEMBER; SAFE SURRENDER
Control code
859837426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820346373
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 526726
  • 22573/ctt3q3wn0
  • 9c597a93-9e68-4510-858e-edb6d9500e8b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)859837426

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