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The Resource The museum of extraordinary things, Alice Hoffman

The museum of extraordinary things, Alice Hoffman

Label
The museum of extraordinary things
Title
The museum of extraordinary things
Statement of responsibility
Alice Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The daughter of a Coney Island boardwalk curiosities museum's front man pursues an impassioned love affair with a Russian immigrant photographer who after fleeing his Lower East Side Orthodox community has captured poignant images of the infamous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire
  • "An extraordinarily imaginative and immersive novel, this one set in New York from 1911-1925"--
Summary
The daughter of a Coney Island boardwalk curiosities museum's front man pursues an impassioned love affair with a Russian immigrant photographer who after fleeing his Lower East Side Orthodox community has captured poignant images of the infamous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire
Tone
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10262447
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.O3447
LC item number
M87 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Immigrants
  • Russians
  • New York (State)
  • FICTION / General
  • FICTION / Historical
  • FICTION / Jewish
Target audience
adult
Label
The museum of extraordinary things, Alice Hoffman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-368)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20136093
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9781451693560
Lccn
2013036572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852226440
  • (OCoLC)852226440
Label
The museum of extraordinary things, Alice Hoffman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-368)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20136093
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9781451693560
Lccn
2013036572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852226440
  • (OCoLC)852226440

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