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The Resource Ghost town : a novel, Robert Coover

Ghost town : a novel, Robert Coover

Label
Ghost town : a novel
Title
Ghost town
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Robert Coover
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A parody of the western novel featuring a hero who drifts into town to become both sheriff and outlaw. All the elements of the genre are present, from train robbery and runaway stagecoach, to cattle stampede. By the author of The Public Burning.
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New York Times Notable Book, 1998
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128003
Cataloging source
DLC
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Coover, Robert
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Cowboys
  • Sheriffs
  • Outlaws
  • Teachers
  • Villains
  • Violence
  • Gunfights
  • Robbery
  • Misadventures
  • Ghost towns
  • Men/women relations
  • The West (United States)
Target audience
adult
Label
Ghost town : a novel, Robert Coover
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
98005713
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780805058840
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
98005713
Label
Ghost town : a novel, Robert Coover
Publication
Control code
98005713
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780805058840
Isbn Type
(acidfree paper)
Lccn
98005713

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