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The Resource The end of the point : a novel, Elizabeth Graver

The end of the point : a novel, Elizabeth Graver

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The end of the point : a novel
Title
The end of the point
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Graver
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Language
eng
Summary
A place out of time, Ashaunt Point'a tiny finger of land jutting into Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts'has provided sanctuary and anchored life for generations of the Porter family, who summer along its remote, rocky shore. But in 1942, the U.S. Army arrives on the Point, bringing havoc and change. That summer, the two older Porter girls'teenagers Helen and Dossie'run wild. The children's Scottish nurse, Bea, falls in love. And youngest daughter Janie is entangled in an incident that cuts the season short and haunts the family for years to come. As the decades pass, Helen and then her son Charlie return to the Point, seeking refuge from the chaos of rapidly changing times. But Ashaunt is not entirely removed from events unfolding beyond its borders. Neither Charlie nor his mother can escape the long shadow of history'Vietnam, the bitterly disputed real estate development of the Point, economic misfortune, illness, and tragedy. An unforgettable portrait of one family's journey through the second half of the twentieth century, The End of the Point artfully probes the hairline fractures hidden beneath the surface of our lives and traces the fragile and enduring bonds that connect us. With subtlety and grace, Elizabeth Graver illuminates the powerful legacy of family and place, exploring what we are born into, what we pass down, preserve, cast off or willingly set free
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Narrated by Hillary Huber
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Label
The end of the point : a novel, Elizabeth Graver
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http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D218D137-8B3B-4453-86B1-168F5A424CAD
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Downloadable audio file
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online resource
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rdacontent
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (13 hr., 5 min.)
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unknown
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online
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Isbn
9780062331120
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(electronic audio bk.)
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d218d137-8b3b-4453-86b1-168f5a424cad
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Z100080036
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sound
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Label
The end of the point : a novel, Elizabeth Graver
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=D218D137-8B3B-4453-86B1-168F5A424CAD
Publication
Note
Downloadable audio file
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8ocm80141236
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (13 hr., 5 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062331120
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia
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  • s
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d218d137-8b3b-4453-86b1-168f5a424cad
Publisher number
Z100080036
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unknown
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sound
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other
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