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Last car over the Sagamore Bridge : stories, Peter Orner

Label
Last car over the Sagamore Bridge : stories
Title
Last car over the Sagamore Bridge
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Peter Orner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 'Last Car Over the Sagamore Bridge,' Peter Orner zeroes in on the strange ways our memories define us: A woman's husband dies before their divorce is finalized; a man runs for governor of Illinois and loses much more than an election; two brothers play beneath the infamous bridge at Chappaquiddick. Employing the masterful compression for which he's become known, Orner presents a kaleidoscope of individual lives viewed in startling, intimate close-up
Cataloging source
DLC
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Orner, Peter
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Memory
Target audience
adult
Label
Last car over the Sagamore Bridge : stories, Peter Orner
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foley's Pond -- Occidental Hotel -- Spokane -- The poet -- Herb and Rosalie Swanson at the Cocoanut Grove -- My old boss E.J. once told me he was famous for goofy hats -- At the kitchen table -- Grand Pacific Hotel, Chicago, 1875 -- Railroad Men's Home -- Plaza Revolución, Mexico City, 6 a.m. -- Horace and Josephine -- I was six, maybe seven months old -- Pampkin's lament -- Lincoln -- Last car over the Sagamore Bridge -- Nathan Leopold writes to Mr. Felix Kleczka of 5383 S. Blackstone -- At the end of our street was a commune in a log mansion -- Detamble -- Dyke Bridge -- The mayor's dream -- Fourteen-year-olds, Indiana Dunes, late afternoon -- Denny Coughlin: in memory -- The divorce -- 1979 -- The Vac-Haul -- The time I said it was only an emotional affair -- At the Fairmont -- Roman morning -- Eisendrath -- Woman in a Dubrovnik Café -- Reverend Hrncirik receives an airmail package -- Call these meditations of an overweight junior lifeguard -- Waukegan story -- Lubyanka Prison, Moscow, 1940 -- February 26, 1995 -- Late dusk, Joslin, Illinois -- Waldheim -- Renters -- On the 14 -- Longfellow -- Paddy Bauler in a quiet moment -- Geraldo, 1986 -- Harold Washington walks at midnight -- From the collected stories of Edmund Jerry (E.J.) Hahn, Vol. IV -- The gate -- A couple of years before I was born -- My mother stands by the window -- It may have been in The Wapshot Chronicle -- The moors of Chicago -- Belief, 1999 -- Irv Pincus used to steal lamps from Kaplan's Furniture -- Shhhhhh, Arthur's studying
Control code
17738652
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 198 pages
Isbn
9780316224642
Lccn
2013940399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Last car over the Sagamore Bridge : stories, Peter Orner
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foley's Pond -- Occidental Hotel -- Spokane -- The poet -- Herb and Rosalie Swanson at the Cocoanut Grove -- My old boss E.J. once told me he was famous for goofy hats -- At the kitchen table -- Grand Pacific Hotel, Chicago, 1875 -- Railroad Men's Home -- Plaza Revolución, Mexico City, 6 a.m. -- Horace and Josephine -- I was six, maybe seven months old -- Pampkin's lament -- Lincoln -- Last car over the Sagamore Bridge -- Nathan Leopold writes to Mr. Felix Kleczka of 5383 S. Blackstone -- At the end of our street was a commune in a log mansion -- Detamble -- Dyke Bridge -- The mayor's dream -- Fourteen-year-olds, Indiana Dunes, late afternoon -- Denny Coughlin: in memory -- The divorce -- 1979 -- The Vac-Haul -- The time I said it was only an emotional affair -- At the Fairmont -- Roman morning -- Eisendrath -- Woman in a Dubrovnik Café -- Reverend Hrncirik receives an airmail package -- Call these meditations of an overweight junior lifeguard -- Waukegan story -- Lubyanka Prison, Moscow, 1940 -- February 26, 1995 -- Late dusk, Joslin, Illinois -- Waldheim -- Renters -- On the 14 -- Longfellow -- Paddy Bauler in a quiet moment -- Geraldo, 1986 -- Harold Washington walks at midnight -- From the collected stories of Edmund Jerry (E.J.) Hahn, Vol. IV -- The gate -- A couple of years before I was born -- My mother stands by the window -- It may have been in The Wapshot Chronicle -- The moors of Chicago -- Belief, 1999 -- Irv Pincus used to steal lamps from Kaplan's Furniture -- Shhhhhh, Arthur's studying
Control code
17738652
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 198 pages
Isbn
9780316224642
Lccn
2013940399
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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