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The Resource Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy

Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy

Label
Outer dark
Title
Outer dark
Statement of responsibility
Cormac McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This stark novel is set in an unspecified place in Appalachia, sometime around the turn of the century. A woman bears her brother's child, a boy; he leaves the baby in the woods and tells her he died of natural causes. Discovering her brother's lie, she sets forth alone to find her son. Both brother and sister wander separately through a countryside being scourged by three terrifying and elusive strangers, headlong toward an eerie, apocalyptic resolution
Summary
A man tells his sister that the child she bore him is dead, but learning it is alive, she searches the woods for her lost son
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
043940
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.C337
LC item number
O9 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
139162
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780679728733
Lccn
92050588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm27012711
  • (OCoLC)27012711
Label
Outer dark, Cormac McCarthy
Link
Publication
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
139162
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780679728733
Lccn
92050588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm27012711
  • (OCoLC)27012711

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