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The Resource Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon

Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon

Label
Mason & Dixon
Title
Mason & Dixon
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Pynchon
Title variation
Mason and Dixon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The lives of two 18th century British astronomers who surveyed the boundary which settled a dispute between Maryland and Pennsylvania, and was later extended to become the boundary between free and slave states, the Mason-Dixon line. The novel describes their work in Africa and America, and traces their relationship. By the author of Vineland
Summary
Surveyors in the 18th century go south to the Cape of Good Hope and west to America, where they draw the boundary that becomes the arbitrary division between north and south
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006010
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pynchon, Thomas
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.Y55
LC item number
M37 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mason, Charles
  • United States
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • British
  • Dixon, Jeremiah
  • Pennsylvania
  • Surveying
  • Surveyors
  • Maryland
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Mason, Charles
  • Dixon, Jeremiah
  • Dixon, Jeremiah
  • Mason, Charles
  • British
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Surveying
  • Surveyors
  • Maryland
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • Mason, Charles
  • Mason, Charles (Geodèat)
  • Dixon, Jeremiah
  • Dixon, Jeremiah
  • Mason, Charles
Target audience
adult
Label
Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
773 pages
Isbn
9780805037586
Lccn
97006467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780805037586
System control number
(OCoLC)36430653
Label
Mason & Dixon, Thomas Pynchon
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
773 pages
Isbn
9780805037586
Lccn
97006467
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780805037586
System control number
(OCoLC)36430653

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