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The Resource Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke

Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke

Label
Another kind of Eden
Title
Another kind of Eden
Statement of responsibility
James Lee Burke
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The American West in the early 1960s appears to be a pastoral paradise: golden wheat fields, mist-filled canyons, frolicking animals. Aspiring novelist Aaron Holland Broussard has observed it from the open door of a boxcar, riding the rails for both inspiration and odd jobs. Jumping off in Denver, he finds work on a farm and meets Joanne McDuffy, an articulate and fierce college student and gifted painter. Their soul connection is immediate, but their romance is complicated by Joanne's involvement with a shady professor who is mixed up with a drug-addled cult. When a sinister businessman and his son who wield their influence through vicious cruelty set their sights on Aaron, drawing him into an investigation of grotesque murders, it is clear that this idyllic landscape harbors tremendous power, and evil. Followed by a mysterious shrouded figure who might not be human, Aaron will have to face down all these foes to save the life of the woman he loves, and his own
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10986965
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burke, James Lee
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Holland novels
  • Holland family saga
Series volume
[12]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroad trains
  • Authors
  • Cults
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Drifters
  • Nineteen sixties
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
general
Label
Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9781982151720
Lccn
2020057197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 3474926
  • (OCoLC)on1201299716
  • 3474926
Label
Another kind of Eden, James Lee Burke
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9781982151720
Lccn
2020057197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 3474926
  • (OCoLC)on1201299716
  • 3474926

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