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The Resource Mark Twain, by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; based on a documentary film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Susanna Steisel and Pam Tubridy Baucom ; and contributions by Russell Banks, John Boyer, Jocelyn Chadwick, Hal Holbrook, Ron Powers

Mark Twain, by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; based on a documentary film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Susanna Steisel and Pam Tubridy Baucom ; and contributions by Russell Banks, John Boyer, Jocelyn Chadwick, Hal Holbrook, Ron Powers

Label
Mark Twain
Title
Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; based on a documentary film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Susanna Steisel and Pam Tubridy Baucom ; and contributions by Russell Banks, John Boyer, Jocelyn Chadwick, Hal Holbrook, Ron Powers
Title variation
Mark Twain
Title variation remainder
an illustrated biography
Creator
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Writer of preface
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Integrating material from his literary works, diaries, and letters, this illustrated portrait of one of America's greatest writers follows Twain from his childhood, through his travels throughout the world, to his career as a journalist and author
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Mark Twain (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Geoffrey C
Credits note
Book based on a documentary film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward
Dewey number
  • 921
  • 818/.409
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1331
LC item number
.W37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1953-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Banks, Russell
  • Baucom, Pam Tubridy
  • Boyer, John
  • Burns, Ken
  • Chadwick, Jocelyn
  • Duncan, Dayton
  • Holbrook, Hal
  • Powers, Ron
  • Steisel, Susanna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Humorists, American
  • Authors, American
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
Label
Mark Twain, by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; based on a documentary film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Susanna Steisel and Pam Tubridy Baucom ; and contributions by Russell Banks, John Boyer, Jocelyn Chadwick, Hal Holbrook, Ron Powers
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • Innocents abroad
  • ch. 5.
  • The best girl in all the world
  • Hartford's Mark Twain
  • John Boyer
  • ch. 6.
  • The gilded age
  • ch. 7.
  • Truth
  • ch. 1.
  • The six-letter word
  • Jocelyn Chadwick
  • ch. 8.
  • A Connecticut Yankee
  • ch. 9.
  • Never quite sane in the night
  • ch. 10. Following the Equator
  • Aren't we funny animals? : an interview with Hal Holbrook
  • ch. 11.
  • Treatment for the damned
  • A boy's paradise
  • ch. 12.
  • I will have my say
  • Out at the edges
  • Russell Banks
  • ch. 13.
  • The most conspicuous person
  • ch. 2.
  • Life on the Mississippi
  • Hannibal's Sam Clemens
  • Ron Powers
  • ch. 3.
  • Roughing it
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 269 pages
Isbn
9780375405617
Lccn
2001033820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map, portrait
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46976428
  • (OCoLC)46976428
  • 234739
  • 1353336
  • 1353336
Label
Mark Twain, by Geoffrey C. Ward and Dayton Duncan ; based on a documentary film directed by Ken Burns ; written by Dayton Duncan and Geoffrey C. Ward ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Susanna Steisel and Pam Tubridy Baucom ; and contributions by Russell Banks, John Boyer, Jocelyn Chadwick, Hal Holbrook, Ron Powers
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • Innocents abroad
  • ch. 5.
  • The best girl in all the world
  • Hartford's Mark Twain
  • John Boyer
  • ch. 6.
  • The gilded age
  • ch. 7.
  • Truth
  • ch. 1.
  • The six-letter word
  • Jocelyn Chadwick
  • ch. 8.
  • A Connecticut Yankee
  • ch. 9.
  • Never quite sane in the night
  • ch. 10. Following the Equator
  • Aren't we funny animals? : an interview with Hal Holbrook
  • ch. 11.
  • Treatment for the damned
  • A boy's paradise
  • ch. 12.
  • I will have my say
  • Out at the edges
  • Russell Banks
  • ch. 13.
  • The most conspicuous person
  • ch. 2.
  • Life on the Mississippi
  • Hannibal's Sam Clemens
  • Ron Powers
  • ch. 3.
  • Roughing it
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 269 pages
Isbn
9780375405617
Lccn
2001033820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map, portrait
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm46976428
  • (OCoLC)46976428
  • 234739
  • 1353336
  • 1353336

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