Coverart for item
The Resource The shape of the eye : Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit, George Estreich ; afterword by Marcia Day Childress

The shape of the eye : Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit, George Estreich ; afterword by Marcia Day Childress

Label
The shape of the eye : Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit
Title
The shape of the eye
Title remainder
Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit
Statement of responsibility
George Estreich ; afterword by Marcia Day Childress
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Writer George Estreich describes how raising a child with Down syndrome impacted everything else in his life, including his approach to writing and the way he now perceives other events in his own life and in the lives of his family members
Member of
Summary
Writer George Estreich describes how raising a child with Down syndrome impacted everything else in his life, including his approach to writing and the way he now perceives other events in his own life and in the lives of his family members
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Oregon Book Awards, Sarah Winnemucca Award for Creative Nonfiction, 2012.
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10119792
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Estreich, George
Dewey number
618.92/85884200922
Index
no index present
LC call number
RJ506.D68
LC item number
E88 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Medical humanities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Estreich, Laura Regina
  • Down syndrome
  • Down syndrome
  • Children with disabilities
  • Estreich, George
  • Estreich, George
  • Parents of children with disabilities
  • Authors, American
  • Stay-at-home fathers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit
Label
The shape of the eye : Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit, George Estreich ; afterword by Marcia Day Childress
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arrival -- A child first -- Faultline -- Border -- This is eating -- Echo -- In the ICU -- Medicine is communication -- The mayor of Hidden Valley -- At home -- A complex sweetness -- Writers and families -- The labyrinth of normal -- Tragedy and expectation -- John Langdon Down -- Engineering -- Increments and fates -- Tokyo, 1945
Control code
19913339
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 284 pages
Isbn
9780870745676
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010043450
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(TXA)3806389
Label
The shape of the eye : Down syndrome, family, and the stories we inherit, George Estreich ; afterword by Marcia Day Childress
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Arrival -- A child first -- Faultline -- Border -- This is eating -- Echo -- In the ICU -- Medicine is communication -- The mayor of Hidden Valley -- At home -- A complex sweetness -- Writers and families -- The labyrinth of normal -- Tragedy and expectation -- John Langdon Down -- Engineering -- Increments and fates -- Tokyo, 1945
Control code
19913339
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 284 pages
Isbn
9780870745676
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010043450
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(TXA)3806389

Library Locations

    • North Webster Community Public LibraryBorrow it
      301 N. Main St., North Webster, IN, 46555, US
      41.327015 -85.697852

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...