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The Resource American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman

American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman

Label
American histories : stories
Title
American histories
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
John Edgar Wideman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this singular collection, John Edgar Wideman, the acclaimed author of Writing to Save a Life, blends the personal, historical, and political to invent complex, charged stories about love, death, struggle, and what we owe each other. With characters ranging from everyday Americans to Jean-Michel Basquiat to Nat Turner, American Histories is a journey through time, experience, and the soul of our country. “تآ & ئؤ” مْىفٍهىمَٱ كَُمٱْفٰىٱَُ قمٰ<U+0077>مم َتوُ َآُْ،َ ٰوم فَٰىٱفٌ<U+0076>م”ْ كْٱفلم ْ<U+0077>و ُنفٍُٱ”ٌ فْىلمل بفمِْ؟ْٱ ئم”ْْ، ضىهْىىَف، فلَ ئمْلمىْك ًؤُهفٌٱٱ، ٰوم فقىٌُٰىىَُٱٰ فلَ فُْٰ،ُْ كَُمٱْفٰىٱَُ ٰوفٰ قمىٌم ٰوم ”ٍٰو نُ فْكم فلَ لُِْ<U+0075>كم ف نفَٰفٱٰىكف،ٌ مٰوىكف”ٌٌ ىْكو كمُْْٱلَُِمكَم ٰوفٰ ٱفِٱَ ”مفٱْ فلَ ىلمهٌُُىمٱ. “حفٱِ فلَ جملهمٱْ” مف<U+0076>مٱلٱُِْ َُف قُْٰوم ْفلَ ٱىٱٰم ْٰلُف” فٱ ٰوم” لَُِم ْٰومى ْنفٰوم؟ْٱ ىًىٌٌهَ نُ فَُٰوم ْفٍ.َ “طىىٌٌفٱٍق<U+0075>هْ آىْلهم” ٱىٰٱ ىٱَىلم ف فٍ َٱىٰٰىهَ َُف قىْلهم <U+0077>و ُكَُٰمفٌٍِٰمٱ وىٱ ىٌنم قمنمُْ وم لمكىلمٱ ٰ ُي<U+0075>.ٍِ “ح” ؤمفل” ىٱ ف ٱٰ”ُْ فقُٰ وُ ٰوم فمٌْفل”-لمفِْٰمل لمفٍلَ مٍُْ ٰىمٍ، مٍُْ ٱفِكم ى َٰوم ىٌ<U+0076>مٱ نُ ٰوٱُم <U+0077>و ُٱ<U+0075>ْى<U+0076>م ٰوم.ٍ خف<U+0076>ىهفٰىهَ ف َم٬ٰفْلُْىفَ”ْ فْهَم نُ ٱ<U+0075>قيمكٰ فلَ ٰمَُ، طىلمفٍ َكوفمٌٌهَمٱ ٰوم قُلَفىْمٱ نُ ٰفْلىٰىفَُ ٌنٱٍُْ، فلَ لمىٌ<U+0076>مٱْ <U+0075>نَهُْمٰٰفقمٌ، ىمٍٍٱْى<U+0076>م فَفْْٰى<U+0076>مٱ ٰوفٰ ُٰكو ٰوم <U+0076>م”ْ كمُْ نُ <U+0077>وفٰ ىٰ مٍفٱَ ٰ ُقم فىٌ<U+0076>م. ء َم٬ٰملَمل مٍلىٰفٰى َُ َُنفىٍ”ٌ، وىٱٰ”ُْ، فلَ ٱٌُٱ، ءمٍىْكف َبىٱٰىُْمٱ <U+0077>مف<U+0076>مٱ ٰهُمٰوم ْوىٱٰىُْكف ٌنفكٰ، وِىٱٌُوُِىكف ٌ<U+0077>ىٱل،ٍُ فلَ لمم”ٌِ مِٱْفَُ ٌ<U+0076>ىهمَٰٰمٱ. حمُْ ٰوف َٰوم ٱ<U+0075> ٍنُ ىٰٱ فِْٰٱ، ٰوىٱ ىٱ طىلمفٍ َفٰ وىٱ قمٱٰ؟مٍُٰىفَُ”ٌٌ مِْكىٱم فلَ ىَٰممٌٌكٰ<U+0075>ف”ٌٌ ٱٰىٍفٌٰىهَ؟ف َم٬ٰفْلُْىفَ”ْ كمٌٌُكٰى َُق” ف فٍٱٰم.ْ
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Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wideman, John Edgar
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.I26
LC item number
A6 2018
Literary form
fiction
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  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
  • Wideman, John Edgar
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  • Families
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • AFRICAN AMERICAN
  • Short stories
Label
American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
JB & FD -- Dark matter -- Shape the world is in -- My dead -- Music -- Bonds -- New start -- Maps and ledgers -- Writing teacher -- Williamsburg Bridge -- Examination -- Wail -- Lines -- Nat Turner confesses -- Empire -- Yellow sea -- Bunny and Glide -- Snow -- Ghost dancer -- Collage -- Expectations
Control code
ocn989963913
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 227 pages
Isbn
9781501178344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
American histories : stories, John Edgar Wideman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
JB & FD -- Dark matter -- Shape the world is in -- My dead -- Music -- Bonds -- New start -- Maps and ledgers -- Writing teacher -- Williamsburg Bridge -- Examination -- Wail -- Lines -- Nat Turner confesses -- Empire -- Yellow sea -- Bunny and Glide -- Snow -- Ghost dancer -- Collage -- Expectations
Control code
ocn989963913
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
ix, 227 pages
Isbn
9781501178344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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