The Resource Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer H. Hickam

Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer H. Hickam

Label
Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator
Title
Carrying Albert home
Title remainder
the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator
Statement of responsibility
Homer H. Hickam
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of a young couple and their special pet alligator on a crazy 1000 mile journey to return Albert to his home. A testament to that strange an marvelous emotion we call love. The story is based on the relationship of the author's parents during the Great Depression
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hickam, Homer H.
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.I224
LC item number
C37 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alligators as pets
  • Married people
  • Voyages and travels
  • Historical fiction
  • Biographical fiction
Label
Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer H. Hickam
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
sky274788941
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780062325891
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2015034392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Note
hn 10/15; hn 11/15; ak 11/15, hn 02/16
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
Label
Carrying Albert home : the somewhat true story of a man, his wife, and her alligator, Homer H. Hickam
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
sky274788941
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 398 pages
Isbn
9780062325891
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
bl2015034392
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Note
hn 10/15; hn 11/15; ak 11/15, hn 02/16
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs

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