The Resource Cold flashes : literary snapshots of Alaska, edited by Michael Engelhard

Cold flashes : literary snapshots of Alaska, edited by Michael Engelhard

Label
Cold flashes : literary snapshots of Alaska
Title
Cold flashes
Title remainder
literary snapshots of Alaska
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Engelhard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the old adage goes, ""if you can't say it in a few pages, you won't in a hundred."" The selections in Cold Flashes-very short prose and black-and-white photographs-embody perfectly this transparency, thrift, and restraint. Found here are highly polished micro-narratives, both fiction and nonfiction, and a series of eloquent and artistic halftones that capture their sizeable subjects in a nutshell. By minimizing the exposition, the selections stimulate the imagination to reflect on the rich diversity of people and places that make up Alaska. To be savored piecemeal at coffee shops, on the bu
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
979.8/3
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS571.A4
LC item number
C65 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Cold flashes : literary snapshots of Alaska, edited by Michael Engelhard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Photographs; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Labrador Tea; And Then the Earth Moves; Redoubt's Ash; Hunger Mountain; Tikchik; Fat of the Land; Soul Food; Our Just Getting Going; Mrs. Weasley; Specialization (Hammer Museum, Haines); Outside of Eden; Wind; Letter from the Bush; 57 Reasons I Love Valerie (by Go-boy); Mistress of the Blue; Coming Clean; Eclipse; Coffee Talk; You Don't Lose Your Woman; Tough Times on Denali; Here Comes Ol' Flattop; Blue in the Face; The Guide; The Cold; Grimshaw on the Ice; Matanuska Green; Christmas on the Fortymile; The F-Month
  • A Special Place (with deference to Aldo Leopold)Yukon Rising; Turnagain; Open Water; Rink Rats; Memories of Smokewood; What I Knew on the Longest Day (Fort Yukon, 1961); Blood Ties; Legacies; Candles Don't Always Set the Mood; Talking Wolf; Hell-bent for Leather; Howling Dog; Northern Flyway; Village of Old Believers; Anaktuvuk Rose; Eagles Every Day; Those Who Saw This Coming; Anchorage, 2110; XtraTuf; Biking Cool; The Bra Brawl; Just a BB Gun; Kaktovik; Fog; Parcel Pickup; Half-House; Apostle of End Times; Escape from Planet Alaska; About Ravens; M-E-W Gulls; A Cliffside Whale; Moose Legs
  • Anima MundiKuiu Dreamtime; Ghost Story; A Boat Named Coffin; Contributors
Control code
ocn650885284
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 136 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602230941
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35724560
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)650885284
  • pebcs1602230943

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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