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The Resource Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon

Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon

Label
Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son
Title
Manhood for amateurs
Title remainder
the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author questions what it means to be a man today in a series of interlinked autobiographical reflections, regrets, and reexaminations, each sparked by an encounter, in the present, that holds some legacy of the past
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H15
LC item number
Z463 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Men
  • Husbands
  • Fathers
  • Sons
  • Marriage
  • Fatherhood
  • Masculinity
  • Authors, American
  • Adult Children
  • Fathers
  • Marriage
  • Masculinity
  • Men
  • Preconception Care
  • Spouses
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon
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
I: Secret handshake -- The losers' club -- II: Techniques of betrayal -- William and I -- The cut -- D.A.R.E. -- The memory hole -- The binding of Isaac -- III: Strategies for the folding of time -- To the Legoland Station -- The wilderness of childhood -- Hyprocritical theory -- The splendors of crap -- IV: Exercises in masculine affection -- The hand on my sholder -- The story of our story -- The ghost of Irene Adler -- The heartbreak kid -- A gift -- V: Styles of manhood -- Faking it -- Art of cake -- On Canseco -- I feel good about my murse -- VI: Elements of fire -- Burning women -- Verging -- Fever -- Looking for trouble -- A woman of valor -- VII: Patterns of early enchantment -- Like, cosmic -- Subterranean -- XO9 -- Sky and Telescope -- VIII: Studies in pink and blue -- Surefire lines -- Cosmodemonic -- Boyland -- A textbook father -- IX: Tactics of wonder and loss -- The Omega Glory -- Getting out -- Radio silence -- Normal time -- Xmas -- Thr amateur family -- X: Cut the Mickey Katz -- Daughter of the commandment.
Control code
302099820
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 306 pages
Isbn
9780061490187
Isbn Type
(hdc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004749
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)302099820
Label
Manhood for amateurs : the pleasures and regrets of a husband, father, and son, Michael Chabon
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
I: Secret handshake -- The losers' club -- II: Techniques of betrayal -- William and I -- The cut -- D.A.R.E. -- The memory hole -- The binding of Isaac -- III: Strategies for the folding of time -- To the Legoland Station -- The wilderness of childhood -- Hyprocritical theory -- The splendors of crap -- IV: Exercises in masculine affection -- The hand on my sholder -- The story of our story -- The ghost of Irene Adler -- The heartbreak kid -- A gift -- V: Styles of manhood -- Faking it -- Art of cake -- On Canseco -- I feel good about my murse -- VI: Elements of fire -- Burning women -- Verging -- Fever -- Looking for trouble -- A woman of valor -- VII: Patterns of early enchantment -- Like, cosmic -- Subterranean -- XO9 -- Sky and Telescope -- VIII: Studies in pink and blue -- Surefire lines -- Cosmodemonic -- Boyland -- A textbook father -- IX: Tactics of wonder and loss -- The Omega Glory -- Getting out -- Radio silence -- Normal time -- Xmas -- Thr amateur family -- X: Cut the Mickey Katz -- Daughter of the commandment.
Control code
302099820
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 306 pages
Isbn
9780061490187
Isbn Type
(hdc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004749
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)302099820

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