The warrior: A mother's story of a Son at War.
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published:
New York : Viking, 2008.
ISBN:
9780670019618
Physical Desc:
84 pages 22 cm.
Status:
Lake County Non Fiction
811.6 RIC
Description
A "heart-rending"(Anna Quindlen, Newsweek ) memoir-in-verse that speaks to a mother's love for her son When Frances Richey's only child, Ben, a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Green Beret, went on the first of his two deployments to Iraq, she began to write the twenty-eight unflinching poems that make up The Warrior . This urgent and intensely personal collection describes the world of those who wait while their loved ones are in combat or perilous situations; it is universal in its expression of the longing, anguish, love, and hope that constitute close relationships.
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Lake County Non Fiction
811.6 RIC
On Shelf
More Like This
More Details
Format:
Book
Street Date:
0805.
Language:
English

Notes

Description
When Frances Richey's son, Ben, a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Green Geret, went on the first of his two deployments to Iraq, Richey began to write. The Warrior is her urgent and intensely personal exploration of what a mother is feeling as her only son goes off to war, as she says good-bye to him, misses him, prays for him, and waits for him to come home.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Richey, F. (2008). The warrior: A mother's story of a Son at War. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Richey, Frances. 2008. The Warrior: A Mother's Story of a Son At War. New York: Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Richey, Frances, The Warrior: A Mother's Story of a Son At War. New York: Viking, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Richey, Frances. The Warrior: A Mother's Story of a Son At War. New York: Viking, 2008. 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.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
9ae84b51-3d6b-ac7f-fc6a-faecc4c2a544
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last File Modification TimeFeb 15, 2019 03:05:34 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeFeb 15, 2019 01:09:15 AM

MARC Record

LEADER01903nam a22003738a 4500
00520110831115703.0
008071015s2008    nyu           000 0 eng  
010 |a 2007042774
020 |a 9780670019618|c $21.95
035 |a (IMchF)fol11793257
040 |a DLC|b eng|c DLC
05000|a PS3618.I346|b W37 2008
08200|a 811/.6|2 22
092 |a 811.6 RIC
1001 |a Richey, Frances.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2004054860.
24514|a The warrior /|c by Frances Richey.|b A mother's story of a Son at War.
263 |a 0805.
264 1|a New York :|b Viking,|c 2008.
300 |a 84 pages 22 cm.
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent.
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia.
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier.
520 |a When Frances Richey's son, Ben, a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Green Geret, went on the first of his two deployments to Iraq, Richey began to write. The Warrior is her urgent and intensely personal exploration of what a mother is feeling as her only son goes off to war, as she says good-bye to him, misses him, prays for him, and waits for him to come home.
650 0|a Sons.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95005741.
650 0|a Mothers and sons.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85087539.
651 0|a Iraq.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n79077342.
650 0|a War.|0 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85145114.
907 |a .b58158753|b lc |c -|d 181012|e 190214
998 |a lc|b 181012|c m|d a |e -|f eng|g nyu|h 4|i 1
948 |a MARCIVE Q3&4 2018
995 |a Loaded with m2btab.ltiac in 2019.01
995 |a Initial Lake County load m2btab.test019 in 2018.10
995 |a Initial Lake County load m2btab.test019 in 2018.10
989 |a 811.6 RIC|d lcanf|b 3911300057642+|e  - - |f  - - |g - |h 0|i 0|j 7|k 181027|l $21.95|m  |n  - - |o -|p 0|q 0|t 0|x 0|1 .i121290578