The Resource Secret father : a novel, James Carroll

Secret father : a novel, James Carroll

Label
Secret father : a novel
Title
Secret father
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
James Carroll
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Missed signals, cloaked motives, false postures, and panicked responses echo tragically across borders and generations when, after the fall of the Berlin Wall, a father and son recount the tense events of nearly thirty years before. In 1961, just before the Wall rises, three teenagers from an American school in West Germany travel to the Communist side of the divided city to join a rally. Unknown to them, their parents have unfinished business reaching back to World War II which will pull the teens into the vortex of an international incident
Summary
In 1961, at the height of the Cold War, three teenagers in West Germany head for Berlin to join a May Day rally on the Communist side of the divided city, only to find themselves arrested by the East German secret police
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
119382
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carroll, James
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Cold War
  • Fathers and sons
  • Male friendship
  • Runaway teenagers
  • Teenage boys
  • Widowers
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
adult
Label
Secret father : a novel, James Carroll
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=ORM_453528&b2bSite=1545
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9780547526836-ORM1300784-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9780547526836
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Secret father : a novel, James Carroll
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=ORM_453528&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9780547526836-ORM1300784-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9780547526836
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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