The Resource Origins of the universe and what it all means, Carole Firstman, (ebook)

Origins of the universe and what it all means, Carole Firstman, (ebook)

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Origins of the universe and what it all means
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Origins of the universe and what it all means
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Carole Firstman
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Language
eng
Summary
In her debut memoir, Carole Firstman traces her strained relationship with her eccentric and distant father, a gifted biology professor whose research on scorpions may have contributed to the evolutionary theories of Stephen Jay Gould. Through unexpected forms-from footnotes and diagrams to startling love letters and Saturday morning cartoons-Firstman struggles to reconnect with her estranged father and redefine herself as both a grown woman and a daughter. Part travel narrative, part cultural commentary, this genre-bending memoir contemplates the nature of parent-child relationships, the evolution of life on Earth, and origins both physical and metaphysical. Excerpts from this work have appeared as Notable Essays in several Best American Essays collections
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Midwest
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1964-
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Firstman, Carole
Dewey number
808.84
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Firstman, Carole
  • Authors, American
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Essayists
  • Authors, American
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adult
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Origins of the universe and what it all means, Carole Firstman, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781941088722
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11841507
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remote
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11841507
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MWT11841507
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Origins of the universe and what it all means, Carole Firstman, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781941088722
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11841507
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11841507
System control number
MWT11841507
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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