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Barkskins [sound recording] / Annie Proulx.

Proulx, Annie, author. (Author). Petkoff, Robert, narrator. (Added Author).
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  • 7 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler Public Library - Butler AUD CD PRO (Text) 73174005028341 Audiobook on CD Available -
Hartford City Public Library - Hartford City AB/CD Proulx (Text) 76051000171993 Audiobook/CD Adult Fic Available -
Huntingburg Public Library - Huntingburg CD PRO (Text) 39970001380434 CD Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch CD FIC PROULX, ANNIE (Text) 33946003107724 Fiction Audiobooks . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/27/2016
Jefferson County Public Library - Hanover AUDIO PROU (Text) 39391100279627 Audiobooks Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon CD F PRO (Text) 34330512977738 AV - Fiction Audiobooks Checked out 12/13/2016
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello CDBOOK F PROULX (Text) 37743002188599 Adult Audiobook New Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville CD FIC PRO 7316 (Text) 78551000637016 Audio CD Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City CD PROULX (Text) 30403002185437 Adult - Audio CD Fiction Available -
Seymour Main Library BOCD FIC PROULX (Text) 37500004379679 New Items In transit -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442370067
  • ISBN: 1442370068
  • Physical Description: 21 sound discs (approx. 26 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Robert Petkoff.
Summary, etc.: In the late seventeenth century, two illiterate woodsmen, Rene Sel and Charles Duquet, make their way from Northern France to New France to seek a living. Bound to a feudal lord, a 'seigneur', for three years in exchange for land, they suffer extraordinary hardship, always in awe of the forest they are charged with clearing, sometimes brimming with dreams of its commercial potential. Rene marries an Indian healer, and they have children, mixing the blood of two cultures. Duquet travels the globe and back, starting a logging company that will prosper for generations. Proulx tells the stories of the children, grandchildren, and descendants of these two lineages, the Sels and the Duquets, as well as the descendants of their allies and foes, as they travel back to Europe, to China, to New England, always in quest of a livelihood or a fortune, or fleeing stunningly brutal conditions - accidents, pestilence, Indian attacks, the revenge of rivals.
Subject: Indentured servants > 17th century > Fiction.
Canada > History > 17th century.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Epic fiction.

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