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The Resource Shot in the heart, Mikal Gilmore

Shot in the heart, Mikal Gilmore

Label
Shot in the heart
Title
Shot in the heart
Statement of responsibility
Mikal Gilmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Its January 1977 and Gary Gilmore is about to become the first convicted murderer to be executed in a decade. Gary's youngest brother, Mikal, can help prevent the execution, but first he has to get to know the brother he barely remembers. Born of a brutal father, raised in a family haunted by death, religion and superstition, the brothers discover their shared past. The true story of the Gilmore family, told by the journalist Mikal Gilmore, brother of the notorious murderer Gary Gilmore
Summary
The brother of Gary Gilmore, a convicted and executed killer, chronicles his family's story, tracing the hidden secrets and disappointments, the hatred and the sense of retribution, that shaped his brother's grim life
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 1994.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 1994.
  • ALA Notable Book, 1995.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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160306
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.1/523/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6529
LC item number
.G55 1994
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Shot in the heart, Mikal Gilmore
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/random0411/93045627.html
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
37274
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 403 p.
Isbn
9780385422932
Lccn
93045627
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29600701
  • (OCoLC)29600701
Label
Shot in the heart, Mikal Gilmore
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/random0411/93045627.html
Publication
Control code
37274
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 403 p.
Isbn
9780385422932
Lccn
93045627
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29600701
  • (OCoLC)29600701

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