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The Resource The points of my compass; : letters from the East, the West, the North, the South

The points of my compass; : letters from the East, the West, the North, the South

Label
The points of my compass; : letters from the East, the West, the North, the South
Title
The points of my compass;
Title remainder
letters from the East, the West, the North, the South
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of eighteen essays, reports and reminiscences (all but one of which have previously appeared in The New Yorker as a "Letter from the East" or some other compass point). Author writes of coons, and how a swallow builds a nest, and the way a Maine fire department attends a fire, and also of fallout, disarmament and the United Nations
Cataloging source
DLC
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1899-1985
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White, E. B.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • White, E. B.
  • Authors, American
Label
The points of my compass; : letters from the East, the West, the North, the South
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Eye of Edna -- Slight sound at evening -- Home-coming -- Bedfellows -- Ring of time -- Coon tree -- Sootfall and fallout -- Shape of the U.N. -- Rock dove -- Report in spring -- Will Strunk -- Good-bye to 48th street -- Report in winter -- Motorcar -- Railroad -- Unity -- Shape of television -- Years of wonder
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
240 pages
Lccn
62015724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)185055
  • (OCoLC)ocm00185055
Label
The points of my compass; : letters from the East, the West, the North, the South
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Eye of Edna -- Slight sound at evening -- Home-coming -- Bedfellows -- Ring of time -- Coon tree -- Sootfall and fallout -- Shape of the U.N. -- Rock dove -- Report in spring -- Will Strunk -- Good-bye to 48th street -- Report in winter -- Motorcar -- Railroad -- Unity -- Shape of television -- Years of wonder
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
240 pages
Lccn
62015724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)185055
  • (OCoLC)ocm00185055

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