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Jamrach's menagerie: a novel
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Published:
New York : Doubleday, 2011.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
295 pages ; 25 cm
Street Date:
1106
Language:
English
ISBN:
038553440X, 9780385534406

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"[An] almost unbearably suspenseful story of adventure and survival....as the story advances, a powerfully pervasive sense of melancholy takes hold of the reader, much as the tiger did young Jaffy, and one wonders if it will ever let go. Though Mr. Jamrach is based on a real historical figure, and Jaffy's voyage on that of the ill-fated whaler Essex, the story is entirely Birch's, and her principal characters are her own wonderful invention. She is, moreover, a brilliant stylist; reader her is like Christmas, every word being a gift to the reader. Though Birch is an established writer in England, this is her first novel to be published in the U.S. One fervently hopes it will not be the last."--Booklist, starred review
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APA Citation (style guide)

Birch, C. (2011). Jamrach's menagerie: a novel. First edition. New York: Doubleday.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Birch, Carol, 1951-. 2011. Jamrach's Menagerie: A Novel. New York: Doubleday.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Birch, Carol, 1951-, Jamrach's Menagerie: A Novel. New York: Doubleday, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Birch, Carol. Jamrach's Menagerie: A Novel. First edition. New York: Doubleday, 2011. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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