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The Resource The stars are fire, Anita Shreve

The stars are fire, Anita Shreve

Label
The stars are fire
Title
The stars are fire
Statement of responsibility
Anita Shreve
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In October, 1947, after a summer-long drought, fires began near Bar Harbor and raced along the coast of Maine, ravaging two hundred thousand acres--the largest fire in Maine's history. In the southern part of the state, people were forced into the sea to escape the flames. Five months pregnant, Grace Holland is left alone to protect her two toddlers when her husband Gene joins the volunteers fighting to bring the fire under control."--
Summary
In a book based on the true story of the largest fire in Maine|s history, a young woman is tested by a catastrophic event and its devastating aftermath. By the author of <i>The Pilot's Wife</i>.
Theme
Tone
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10557187
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Shreve, Anita
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.H7385
LC item number
S68 2017b
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Great Fire, Maine, 1947
  • Life change events
  • Single mothers
Summary expansion
ATLAS
Target audience
adult
Label
The stars are fire, Anita Shreve
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20851136
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
336 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781524780258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn960286020
  • (OCoLC)960286020
Label
The stars are fire, Anita Shreve
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20851136
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
336 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781524780258
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn960286020
  • (OCoLC)960286020

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