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Canin, Ethan

Overview
Works: 81 works in 323 publications in 10 languages and 11,646 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Political fiction  Short stories  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Motion picture plays 
Roles: Author, Thesis advisor, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3553.A495, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ethan Canin
 
Most widely held works by Ethan Canin
America America : a novel by Ethan Canin( Book )
37 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early 1970s, Corey Sifter, the son of working-class parents, becomes a yard boy on the grand estate of the powerful Metarey family. Soon, through the family's generosity, he is a student at a private boarding school and an aide to the great New York senator Henry Bonwiller, who is running for president of the United States. Before long, Corey finds himself involved with one of the Metarey daughters as well, and he begins to leave behind the world of his upbringing. As the Bonwiller campaign gains momentum, Corey finds himself caught up in a complex web of events in which loyalty, politics, sex, and gratitude conflict with morality, love, and the truth
The palace thief by Ethan Canin( Book )
39 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Achievement, a fiction classic, by one of America's finest writers
Emperor of the air : stories by Ethan Canin( Book )
29 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the beauty and mystery in everyday existence
Carry me across the water : a novel by Ethan Canin( Book )
22 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"August Kleinman is told by his mother to "take the advice of no one" as the Nazi party rises to power around them in Hamburg. With these words to guide him, young August escapes to America, where he goes onto build a fortune, a family, and a life on his own terms." -- Jacket
Blue river by Ethan Canin( Book )
36 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 8 languages and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells of the lives of two men searching for a way to become brothers
For kings and planets : a novel by Ethan Canin( Book )
26 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attending Columbia University, a young man with traditional Midwestern values comes under the influence of a jaded, wealthy Easterner. The novel traces their friendship from admiration to disillusion, though he does marry the Easterner's sister
America America [a novel] by Ethan Canin( Recording )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the early 1970s, Corey Sifter, the son of working-class parents, becomes a yard boy on the grand estate of the powerful Metarey family. Soon, through the family's generosity, he is a student at a private boarding school and an aide to the great New York senator Henry Bonwiller, who is running for president of the United States. Before long, Corey finds himself involved with one of the Metarey daughters as well, and he begins to leave behind the world of his upbringing. As the Bonwiller campaign gains momentum, Corey finds himself caught up in a complex web of events in which loyalty, politics, sex, and gratitude conflict with morality, love, and the truth"--Container
The year of getting to know us ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up with wacky, dysfunctional parents, New York writer Chris Rocket finds his world turned upside down again when he returns to his childhood home in Florida after his estranged father suffers a debilitating stroke. With a family like this, he'll be lucky to last the week
Writers harvest 2 by Share Our Strength( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighteen stories featuring human quirks. In Life Prerecorded by Jill McCorkle, a pregnant woman has nightmares her baby will be deformed because of her smoking, but she continues smoking all the same, while in Po Bronson's The Impossible to Kill Me Game, a single mother's new boyfriend creates anxiety in her son who is afraid she will abandon him
The emperor's club by Emile Hirsch( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a new student starts in Professor Hundert's class, little does the professor know that this student will change his life forever. They start out butting heads and end up forming a friendship that will shake the controlled world of the professor. The lessons learned will last a lifetime
Pompeii : echoes from the grand tour by Mimmo Jodice( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For kings and planets by Ethan Canin( Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Orno Tarcher arrives at Columbia University, New York, from Missouri, the first student he meets is Marshall Emerson. Marshall dazzles Orno with his cosmopolitan ways and photographic memory, but Orno sees his dark side when he spends Thanksgiving day with the Emerson family. The relationship becomes more complex when Orno falls in love with Marshall's sister Simone
L'Empereur de l'air : nouvelles by Ethan Canin( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recueil de neuf nouvelles, par un jeune auteur et médecin californien qui a fait l'unanimité de la critique aux Etats-Unis, laquelle n'hésite pas à le comparer à Raymond Carver et même à Faulkner
Vue sur l'Hudson : roman by Ethan Canin( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dans les années 70, deux jeunes étudiants que tout semble opposer, Orner Tarcher, timide provincial du Missouri et Marshall Emerson, New-yorkais brillant, se lient d'amitié à Columbia University. Mais cette longue amitié saura-t-elle résister à l'épreuve du temps et des choix que chacun d'eux fera en construisant sa vie d'homme?
La concordance des ans : roman by Ethan Canin( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
August Kleinman, vieil Allemand exilé aux Etats-Unis devant la montée du nazisme, fait le point sur sa vie. Il est hanté par un événement qui a marqué ses jeunes années : le meurtre d'un soldat japonais pendant la guerre du Pacifique. Dans les poches de ce soldat, il a retrouvé des poèmes et une lettre d'amour. Il décide soudain de partir au Japon retrouver la femme à qui la lettre était destinée
Emperor of the air by Ethan Canin( Recording )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Al otro lado del mar by Ethan Canin( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pompei : parole in viaggio by Mimmo Jodice( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Stadt der gebrochenen Herzen Stories by Ethan Canin( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De reyes y planetas by Ethan Canin( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Canin, Ethan 1960-
קיינין, איתן 1960-
קינין, איתן 1960-
ケイニン, イーサン
Languages
English (173)
French (22)
Spanish (19)
Italian (16)
Japanese (8)
German (6)
Danish (6)
Dutch (3)
Czech (2)
Hebrew (1)
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