The Resource Williamson Turn, (ebook)

Williamson Turn, (ebook)

Label
Williamson Turn
Title
Williamson Turn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When you're on a three-and-a-half month voyage around the world, you ought to be able to sit and consider the sea." Will Post, a celebrated and sometimes controversial columnist, is a professor on the MV Explorer's Semester at Sea program, sailing around the world teaching the ups and downs of travel writing, while navigating the discomfort of three months at sea, as well as the uncomfortable truths that many of their stops bring up-poverty, colonialism, and violence, to name a few. A novel of loneliness, death, and friendship, The Williamson Turn deftly explores what it is to be an American traveling the world, and how our relationships to each other can be comforting, challenging, and at times alienating. It is a novel of torch-passing and nostalgia, of dealing with how life turned out, whether or not it was as planned. With P.F. Kluge's deft writing and sharp reflections, The Williamson Turn and its hero Will Post are not soon forgotten
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Kluge, P. F
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Foreign study
  • Travel writers
  • Voyages around the world
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Life change events
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Williamson Turn, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781947856035
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11958076
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11958076
System control number
MWT11958076
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Williamson Turn, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781947856035
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11958076
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11958076
System control number
MWT11958076
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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