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The Resource The American people : a novel, v. 1, Search for my heart, Larry Kramer

The American people : a novel, v. 1, Search for my heart, Larry Kramer

Label
The American people : a novel, v. 1, Search for my heart
Title
The American people
Title remainder
a novel
Title number
v. 1
Title part
Search for my heart
Statement of responsibility
Larry Kramer
Title variation
Search for my heart
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Forty years in the making, [this work] sets forth Larry Kramer's vision of his homeland ... In this first volume, which runs up to the 1950s, we meet prehistoric monkeys who spread a peculiar virus; a Native American shaman whose sexual explorations mutate into occult visions; and early English settlers who establish loving same-sex couples only to fall prey to the forces of bigotry. George Washington and Alexander Hamilton revel in unexpected intimacies, and John Wilkes Booth's motives for assassinating Abraham Lincoln are thoroughly revised. In the twentieth century, the nightmare of history deepens as a religious sect conspires with eugenicists, McCarthyites, and Ivy Leaguers to exterminate homosexuals and the AIDS virus begins to spread"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kramer, Larry
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3561.R252
LC item number
A83 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Homosexuality
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • FICTION / Gay
  • United States
Label
The American people : a novel, v. 1, Search for my heart, Larry Kramer
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/399/9780374104399/image/lgcover.9780374104399.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1577665
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
775 pages
Isbn
9780374104399
Lccn
2014023449
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1577665
  • (Sirsi) 1577665
  • (OCoLC)897468445
Label
The American people : a novel, v. 1, Search for my heart, Larry Kramer
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/399/9780374104399/image/lgcover.9780374104399.jpg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1577665
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
775 pages
Isbn
9780374104399
Lccn
2014023449
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1577665
  • (Sirsi) 1577665
  • (OCoLC)897468445

Library Locations

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      94 State Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950, US
      42.808951 -70.8711658
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