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The Resource Inventing the truth : the art and craft of memoir, Russell Baker ... [and 8 others] ; edited with an introduction by William Zinsser

Inventing the truth : the art and craft of memoir, Russell Baker ... [and 8 others] ; edited with an introduction by William Zinsser

Label
Inventing the truth : the art and craft of memoir
Title
Inventing the truth
Title remainder
the art and craft of memoir
Statement of responsibility
Russell Baker ... [and 8 others] ; edited with an introduction by William Zinsser
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Nine authors discuss the problems and pleasures of reinventing the past
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920.073
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT25
LC item number
.I58 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-
  • 1922-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baker, Russell
  • Zinsser, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autobiography
  • United States
  • Authors, American
Label
Inventing the truth : the art and craft of memoir, Russell Baker ... [and 8 others] ; edited with an introduction by William Zinsser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-221)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poets in my youth
  • Eileen Simpson
  • Lifting the veil
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • The past breaks out
  • Alfred Kazin
  • To fashion a text
  • Annie Dillard
  • Looking for my family
  • Ian Frazier
  • Introduction
  • The site of memory
  • Toni Morrison
  • William Zinsser
  • Life with mother
  • Russell Baker
  • Points of departure
  • Jill Ker Conway
  • Learning to chill out
  • Frank McCourt
Control code
sky203932258
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780395901502
Lccn
98007926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Inventing the truth : the art and craft of memoir, Russell Baker ... [and 8 others] ; edited with an introduction by William Zinsser
Publication
Note
"A Mariner book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-221)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poets in my youth
  • Eileen Simpson
  • Lifting the veil
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • The past breaks out
  • Alfred Kazin
  • To fashion a text
  • Annie Dillard
  • Looking for my family
  • Ian Frazier
  • Introduction
  • The site of memory
  • Toni Morrison
  • William Zinsser
  • Life with mother
  • Russell Baker
  • Points of departure
  • Jill Ker Conway
  • Learning to chill out
  • Frank McCourt
Control code
sky203932258
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Revised and expanded edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780395901502
Lccn
98007926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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