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The Resource The broken cord, Michael Dorris ; with a foreword by Louise Erdrich

The broken cord, Michael Dorris ; with a foreword by Louise Erdrich

Label
The broken cord
Title
The broken cord
Statement of responsibility
Michael Dorris ; with a foreword by Louise Erdrich
Title variation
broken cord
Title variation remainder
a familys ongoing struggle with fetal alcohol syndrome
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a family confronted with a problem with no known solution, describing the tragedy and lifelong blight of fetal alcohol syndrome
Summary
Dorris, author of A Yellow raft in blue water , professor at Dartmouth College, and member of the Modoc Indian tribe, tells the moving story of his adopted Sioux son Adam, who suffers from Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, and offers an informed general account of FAS itself. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1990.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 1989.
Biography type
autobiography
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154548
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Public Library
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
  • Library Journal Starred
Dewey number
362.29/2/0880542
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • 1320
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
RG629.F45
LC item number
D67 1989
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1190
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a family's ongoing struggle with fetal alcohol syndrome
Label
The broken cord, Michael Dorris ; with a foreword by Louise Erdrich
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [285]-300
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
20185286
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 300 pages
Isbn
9780060160715
Lccn
88045893 //r90
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InDan)6145
  • A84A18550D5B40BF9AAE74F4C1F84DC9
  • (IMchF)fol00165089
Label
The broken cord, Michael Dorris ; with a foreword by Louise Erdrich
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [285]-300
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
20185286
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 300 pages
Isbn
9780060160715
Lccn
88045893 //r90
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InDan)6145
  • A84A18550D5B40BF9AAE74F4C1F84DC9
  • (IMchF)fol00165089

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