The Resource Telegraph Avenue, Michael Chabon

Telegraph Avenue, Michael Chabon

Label
Telegraph Avenue
Title
Telegraph Avenue
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this novel the author takes us to Telegraph Avenue. It is a story that explores the profoundly intertwined lives of two Oakland, California families, one black and one white. Here he creates a world grounded in pop culture: Kung Fu, 1970s Blaxploitation films, vinyl LPs, jazz and soul music, and an epic of friendship, race, and secret histories. Longtime band mates Archy and Nat preside over Brokeland Records, a used-record emporium. All is well until a former NFL quarterback, one of the country's richest African Americans, decides to build his latest Dogpile megastore on nearby Telegraph Avenue. Not only could this spell doom for the little shop and its cross-race, cross-class dream, but it opens up past history regarding Archy's untethered dad and a Black Panther-era crime
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H15
LC item number
T45 2012
Literary form
fiction
Telegraph Avenue, Michael Chabon
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Telegraph Avenue, Michael Chabon
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ocn774863957
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
468 p.
Isbn
9780061493348
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012001355
System control number
(OCoLC)774863957

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