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The Resource Under the big sky : a biography of A.B. Guthrie Jr., Jackson J. Benson

Under the big sky : a biography of A.B. Guthrie Jr., Jackson J. Benson

Label
Under the big sky : a biography of A.B. Guthrie Jr.
Title
Under the big sky
Title remainder
a biography of A.B. Guthrie Jr.
Statement of responsibility
Jackson J. Benson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Author of The Big Sky series, The Way West, and the screenplay for the classic Shane, among many other timeless stories of frontier mountain men, icon of Western literature A.B. "Bud" Guthrie Jr. brought a blazing realism to the story of the West. That realism, which astounded and even shocked some readers, came out of the depth of Guthrie's historical research and an acuity that had seldom been seen in the work of Western novelists. In Under the Big Sky, the latest in his celebrated series of biographies of Western writers, Jackson J. Benson details the life and work of this true giant on th
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benson, Jackson J
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3513.U855
LC item number
Z53 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guthrie, A. B.
  • Guthrie, A. B.
  • Authors, American
  • Western stories
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Guthrie, A. B.
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Authors, American
  • Civilization
  • Homes
  • Literature
  • Western stories
  • Montana
  • West United States
Label
Under the big sky : a biography of A.B. Guthrie Jr., Jackson J. Benson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"By George, I'm free!" -- A smart aleck and a wise guy -- Alone in a small and self-contained city -- Marriage, family, and separation -- The first novel and plans for the big one -- The big break : the Nieman Fellowship -- The big sky triumph and tracking The way West -- To Hollywood and Shane and the move to Montana -- Bucking the myth : These thousand hills -- Down in the dumps : drink and divorce -- Living with Janie and courting Carol -- The old man and the young woman wed -- Arfive, and speaking to the young : Earth Day -- The Twin Lakes imbroglio and building the "barn" -- "What happened to Boone?" -- Fair land, fair land : the end of the trail -- Afterword : fishing the Pishkun
Control code
362924036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 322 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612131097
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)362924036
Label
Under the big sky : a biography of A.B. Guthrie Jr., Jackson J. Benson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-314) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"By George, I'm free!" -- A smart aleck and a wise guy -- Alone in a small and self-contained city -- Marriage, family, and separation -- The first novel and plans for the big one -- The big break : the Nieman Fellowship -- The big sky triumph and tracking The way West -- To Hollywood and Shane and the move to Montana -- Bucking the myth : These thousand hills -- Down in the dumps : drink and divorce -- Living with Janie and courting Carol -- The old man and the young woman wed -- Arfive, and speaking to the young : Earth Day -- The Twin Lakes imbroglio and building the "barn" -- "What happened to Boone?" -- Fair land, fair land : the end of the trail -- Afterword : fishing the Pishkun
Control code
362924036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 322 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612131097
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)362924036

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