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The Resource The waterworks, E.L. Doctorow

The waterworks, E.L. Doctorow

Label
The waterworks
Title
The waterworks
Statement of responsibility
E.L. Doctorow
Title variation
Water works
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One rainy morning in 1871 young Martin Pemberton, walking down Broadway in lower Manhattan, sees in a passing horse-drawn omnibus several old men in black, one of whom he recognizes as his supposedly dead and buried father
Summary
When journalist Martin Pemberton thinks he has seen his dead father on a horse-drawn omnibus, he contacts Edmund Donne, the only honest New York policeman
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
002025
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doctorow, E. L.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.O3
LC item number
W3 1994
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City and town life
  • Young men
  • City and town life
  • Young men
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The waterworks, E.L. Doctorow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
13950922
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9780394587547
Lccn
93044735 //r942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398157D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00001919
Label
The waterworks, E.L. Doctorow
Publication
Copyright
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
13950922
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9780394587547
Lccn
93044735 //r942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398157D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00001919

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