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The Resource Deliverance, James Dickey

Deliverance, James Dickey

Label
Deliverance
Title
Deliverance
Statement of responsibility
James Dickey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A group of friends in search of the wilderness experience that is missing in their big-city lives get a lot more than they bargained for when canoeing one weekend on the Chattooga River in Georgia. James Dickey's brilliant, horrific account of what occurred on the trip and its aftermath was to become one of the iconic films of the twentieth century
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Summary
The setting is the Georgia wilderness, where the states most remote white-water river awaits. In the thundering froth of that river, in its echoing stone canyons, four men on a canoe trip discover a freedom and exhilaration beyond compare. And then, in a moment of horror, the adventure turns into a struggle for survival as one man becomes a human hunter who is offered his own harrowing deliverance
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
024209
Cataloging source
VHOB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickey, James
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Bloomsbury film classics
  • Bloomsbury paperbacks
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  • Canoes and canoeing
  • Georgia
Target audience
adult
Label
Deliverance, James Dickey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published 1970
Control code
000040031019
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
243 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780747578697
System control number
(OCoLC)60560277
Label
Deliverance, James Dickey
Publication
Note
Originally published 1970
Control code
000040031019
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
243 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780747578697
System control number
(OCoLC)60560277

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