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The Resource Blessing the boats : new and selected poems, 1988-2000, by Lucille Clifton

Blessing the boats : new and selected poems, 1988-2000, by Lucille Clifton

Label
Blessing the boats : new and selected poems, 1988-2000
Title
Blessing the boats
Title remainder
new and selected poems, 1988-2000
Statement of responsibility
by Lucille Clifton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Overview: Winner of the 2000 National Book Award for Poetry, Blessing the Boats: New and Selected Poems 1988-2000 is the culminating achievement of Lucille's Clifton longstanding poetry career. This long-awaited collection by one of the most distinguished poets writing today includes poems written during the past four years as well as generous selections from Lucille Clifton's award-winning collections Next: New Poems, Quilting and The Terrible Stories. Clifton employs brilliantly honed language, stunning images and sharp rhythms to address the whole of human experience. Hers is a poetry that is passionate and wise, not afraid to confront our most salient issues
Member of
Awards note
National Book Award, Poetry, 2000
Cataloging source
UUP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clifton, Lucille
Dewey number
811/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.L45
LC item number
B58 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
American poets continuum series
Series volume
v. 60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Poetry
  • African American women
  • African Americans
Label
Blessing the boats : new and selected poems, 1988-2000, by Lucille Clifton
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New poems (2000) -- from Next (1988) -- from Quilting (1991) -- from The book of light (1993) -- from The terrible stories (1996)
Control code
ocm43959415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
132 p.
Isbn
9781880238882
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
00131741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43959415
  • (OCoLC)43959415
Label
Blessing the boats : new and selected poems, 1988-2000, by Lucille Clifton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
New poems (2000) -- from Next (1988) -- from Quilting (1991) -- from The book of light (1993) -- from The terrible stories (1996)
Control code
ocm43959415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
132 p.
Isbn
9781880238882
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
00131741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o43959415
  • (OCoLC)43959415

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