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The Resource This life is in your hands : one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone, Melissa Coleman

This life is in your hands : one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone, Melissa Coleman

Label
This life is in your hands : one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone
Title
This life is in your hands
Title remainder
one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Coleman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With urban farming and backyard chicken flocks becoming increasingly popular, Coleman has written this timely and honest portrait of her own childhood experience in Maine with her two homesteading parents during the turbulent 1970s. A luminous, evocative memoir that explores the hope and struggle behind one family's search for a self-sufficient life
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coleman, Melissa
Dewey number
  • 974.1/3043092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT275.C6857
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coleman, Melissa
  • Coleman, Melissa
  • Coleman, Eliot
  • Coleman, Sue
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Children
  • Drowning
  • Farm life
  • Penobscot Bay Region (Me.)
  • Penobscot Bay Region (Me.)
Label
This life is in your hands : one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone, Melissa Coleman
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
Family -- Livelihood -- Sustenance --Seclusion -- Companions -- Water -- Paradise -- Tribe -- Paradise --Bicentennial --Loss -- Atonement -- Mercy -- Epilogue
Control code
1252950
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780061958328
Lccn
2010024942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1252950
  • (OCoLC)641532223
Label
This life is in your hands : one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone, Melissa Coleman
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
Family -- Livelihood -- Sustenance --Seclusion -- Companions -- Water -- Paradise -- Tribe -- Paradise --Bicentennial --Loss -- Atonement -- Mercy -- Epilogue
Control code
1252950
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780061958328
Lccn
2010024942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1252950
  • (OCoLC)641532223

Library Locations

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