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The Resource Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke

Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke

Label
Holidays in heck
Title
Holidays in heck
Statement of responsibility
P.J. O'Rourke
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A follow-up to "Holidays in hell" collects classic travel pieces written throughout the author's post-retirement years, a period marked by his haphazard journeys with and without family to such regions as China, Kyrgyzstan, and America
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Rourke, P. J
Dewey number
818/.5402
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6165
LC item number
.O764 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Rourke, P. J.
  • Vacations
  • Travel
  • United States
Label
Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/956FC487-E88F-4890-9BD2-8F949E610954/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=337A1D20-0CA9-46A6-918C-BBEF697C802A
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • "The follow-up to the classic Holidays in Hell."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • If you think modern life is awful, you haven't seen modern art : Venice Biennale, July 2005
  • My wife's got a gun : Brays Island Plantation, South Carolina, February 2006
  • A freedom ride through China : Spring 2006
  • Side trip up the Yangtze : June 2006
  • A horse of a different color : Kyrgyzstan, July 2006
  • Sweet-and-sour children and twice-fried parents to go : Hong Kong, December 2007
  • The big stick, or Why I voted for John McCain : USS Theodore Roosevelt, April 2008
  • White man speak with forked tongue : the Field Museum, Chicago, May 2008
  • The decline and fall of tomorrow : Disneyland, June 2008
  • A journey to -- let's not go there : Summer 2008
  • Introduction.
  • The seventy-two-hour Afghan expert : Kabul, July 2010
  • Capital gains : Washington, D.C., August 2010
  • Home unalone : New Hampshire, March 2011
  • A former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun
  • Republicans evolving : the Galápagos Islands, April 2003
  • Monumnetal [i.e. Monumental] generations : the national World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C., June 2004
  • Round on the ends and "Hi!" in the middle : Ohio skiing, February 2005
  • Riding to the hounds versus going to the dogs : Britain after the hunting ban, March 2005
  • My EU vacation : reading the European Constitution on a French Beach, Guadaloupe, May 2005
  • On first looking into the Airbus A380 : Toulouse, June 2005
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780802195111
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3938934
  • ocn881683709
  • (OCoLC)881683709
Label
Holidays in heck, P.J. O'Rourke
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/956FC487-E88F-4890-9BD2-8F949E610954/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=337A1D20-0CA9-46A6-918C-BBEF697C802A
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
  • "The follow-up to the classic Holidays in Hell."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • If you think modern life is awful, you haven't seen modern art : Venice Biennale, July 2005
  • My wife's got a gun : Brays Island Plantation, South Carolina, February 2006
  • A freedom ride through China : Spring 2006
  • Side trip up the Yangtze : June 2006
  • A horse of a different color : Kyrgyzstan, July 2006
  • Sweet-and-sour children and twice-fried parents to go : Hong Kong, December 2007
  • The big stick, or Why I voted for John McCain : USS Theodore Roosevelt, April 2008
  • White man speak with forked tongue : the Field Museum, Chicago, May 2008
  • The decline and fall of tomorrow : Disneyland, June 2008
  • A journey to -- let's not go there : Summer 2008
  • Introduction.
  • The seventy-two-hour Afghan expert : Kabul, July 2010
  • Capital gains : Washington, D.C., August 2010
  • Home unalone : New Hampshire, March 2011
  • A former war correspondent experiences frightening vacation fun
  • Republicans evolving : the Galápagos Islands, April 2003
  • Monumnetal [i.e. Monumental] generations : the national World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C., June 2004
  • Round on the ends and "Hi!" in the middle : Ohio skiing, February 2005
  • Riding to the hounds versus going to the dogs : Britain after the hunting ban, March 2005
  • My EU vacation : reading the European Constitution on a French Beach, Guadaloupe, May 2005
  • On first looking into the Airbus A380 : Toulouse, June 2005
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780802195111
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3938934
  • ocn881683709
  • (OCoLC)881683709

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