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The Resource The Sisters brothers, Patrick deWitt, (electronic resource)

The Sisters brothers, Patrick deWitt, (electronic resource)

Label
The Sisters brothers
Title
The Sisters brothers
Statement of responsibility
Patrick deWitt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a frontier baron known as the Commodore orders Charlie and Eli Sisters, his hired gunslingers, to track down and kill a prospector named Herman Kermit Warm, the brothers journey from Oregon to San Francisco, and eventually to Warm's claim in the Sierra foothills, running into a witch, a bear, a dead Indian, a parlor of drunken floozies, and a gang of murderous fur trappers
Summary
When a frontier baron known as the Commodore orders Charlie and Eli Sisters, his hired gunslingers, to track down and kill a prospector named Herman Kermit Warm, the brothers journey from Oregon to San Francisco, and eventually to Warm's claim in the Sierra foothills, running into a witch, a bear, a dead Indian, a parlor of drunken floozies, and a gang of murderous fur trappers.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2012.
  • Canadian Authors Association Literary Awards, MOSAID Technologies Inc. Award for Fiction, 2012.
  • CBA Libris Award for Fiction Book of the Year, 2012.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Fiction, 2011.
  • Oregon Book Awards, Ken Kesey Award for Fiction, 2012.
  • Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, 2011.
  • Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384273
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The Sisters brothers, Patrick deWitt, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=29F7F228-E530-4132-BA62-8E28B8580C4E
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn759581576
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (328 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062041272
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
29F7F228-E530-4132-BA62-8E28B8580C4E
System control number
(OCoLC)759581576
Label
The Sisters brothers, Patrick deWitt, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=29F7F228-E530-4132-BA62-8E28B8580C4E
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocn759581576
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (328 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062041272
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
29F7F228-E530-4132-BA62-8E28B8580C4E
System control number
(OCoLC)759581576

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