The Resource Anne McCaffrey : a life with dragons, Robin Roberts, (electronic resource)

Anne McCaffrey : a life with dragons, Robin Roberts, (electronic resource)

Label
Anne McCaffrey : a life with dragons
Title
Anne McCaffrey
Title remainder
a life with dragons
Statement of responsibility
Robin Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anne McCaffrey: A Life with Dragons is the biography of a writer who vividly depicted alien creatures and new worlds. As the author of the Dragonriders of Pern series, McCaffrey (b. 1926) is one of the most significant writers of science fiction and fantasy. She is the first woman to win the Hugo and Nebula awards, and her 1978 novel The White Dragon was the first science-fiction novel to appear on the New York Times hardcover bestseller list. This biography reveals a fascinating and complex figure, one who creates and re-creates her fiction by drawing on life experiences. At various stages, M
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roberts, Robin
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3563.A255
LC item number
Z846 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
Willie Morris books in memoir and biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCaffrey, Anne
  • McCaffrey, Anne
  • McCaffrey, Anne
  • Novelists, American
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Novelists, American
  • Science Fiction
Label
Anne McCaffrey : a life with dragons, Robin Roberts, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235) and index
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
Contents
An Irish family heritage -- Adolescence and a time of war -- College days and marriage -- Annie and Virginia -- Emigration and a best-seller -- Struggling with success -- Being a fairy godmother -- The grand master
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 243 pages, [16] pages of plates)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781604732993
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2kjnd0
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646803333
  • (OCoLC)ocn646803333
Label
Anne McCaffrey : a life with dragons, Robin Roberts, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-235) and index
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
Contents
An Irish family heritage -- Adolescence and a time of war -- College days and marriage -- Annie and Virginia -- Emigration and a best-seller -- Struggling with success -- Being a fairy godmother -- The grand master
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 243 pages, [16] pages of plates)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781604732993
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2kjnd0
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646803333
  • (OCoLC)ocn646803333

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