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The Resource Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart, Joyce Carol Oates

Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart
Title
Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Iris Courtney, a young white woman living in upstate New York in the decade prior to the civil rights movement, begins a clandestine relationship with Jinx Fairchild, a black man who had defended her in a fatal street fight with a white man
Summary
Iris Courtney, a young white woman living in upstate New York in the decade prior to the Civil rights movement, begins a clandestine relationship with Jinx Fairchild, a black man who had defended her in a fatal street fight with a white man
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
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047551
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS3565.A8
  • PZ4.O122Bd 1990
LC item number
B4318 1990
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • African American families
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • Domestic fiction
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart, Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A William Abrahams book."
Control code
27633
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 p.
Isbn
9780525248606
Lccn
89025965
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm20595707
  • (OCoLC)20595707
Label
Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Note
"A William Abrahams book."
Control code
27633
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 p.
Isbn
9780525248606
Lccn
89025965
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm20595707
  • (OCoLC)20595707

Library Locations

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