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Canin, Ethan

Overview
Works: 93 works in 306 publications in 7 languages and 11,628 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Political fiction  Short stories  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Short films 
Roles: Thesis advisor, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3553.A495, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ethan Canin
America America : a novel by Ethan Canin ( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,872 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. 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 )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reckless childhood friend. "Batorsag and Szerelem" tells the story of a boy's fascination with the rebellion and the mysterious life and language of his brother, a math prodigy. In "City of Broken Hearts," a divorced father tries to fathom the patterns of modern relationships. And in "The Palace Thief," a history teacher at an exclusive boarding school reflects on the vicissitudes of a lifetime connection with a student scoundrel. The Palace Thief is a remarkable
Emperor of the air : stories by Ethan Canin ( Book )
24 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the beauty and mystery in everyday existence
Carry me across the water : a novel by Ethan Canin ( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,318 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 )
28 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 1,229 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 )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,188 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 )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 581 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
America America by Ethan Canin ( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America America is set in a small town during the Nixon era and today, about America and family, politics and tragedy, and the impact of fate on a young man's life. 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 their generosity, he is a student at a private boarding school and an aide to New York senator Henry Bonwiller, who is running for president of the United States
The year of getting to know us ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A writer returns to his childhood home to visit with his estranged father and dysfunctional family
Writers harvest 2 by Share Our Strength ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 193 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
Amerika Amerika by Ethan Canin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een Amerikaanse krantenuitgever blikt bij de begrafenis van een democratische senator terug naar de jaren 1971/1972 toen hij, 16 jaar oud, als assistent voor de senator werkte
The emperor's club by Emile Hirsch ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a new student starts in Professor Hundert's class, little does he know she will change his life forever. They start out butting heads and end up forming a friendship that will shake his controlled world. 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 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Draag mij over het water by Ethan Canin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een joodse man die destijds nazi-Duitsland is ontvlucht, blikt terug op belangrijke gebeurtenissen in zijn leven zoals het joodse geloof, zijn liefde voor een Italiaanse vrouw, en een schokkende ontmoeting met een Japanner tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog
For kings and planets by Ethan Canin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vue sur l'Hudson : roman by Ethan Canin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in French and held by 22 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 ?
Emperor of the air by Ethan Canin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 18 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
Le voleur du palais by Ethan Canin ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quatre longues nouvelles dont le commun dénominateur est le sentiment de culpabilité que ressent tout homme, en constatant comme il a peu de contrôle sur les moments charnières de sa vie. Emouvant et mémorable
L'Empereur de l'air : nouvelles by Ethan Canin ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in French and held by 13 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
 
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Alternative Names
Canin, Ethan, 1960-
קינין, איתן, 1960-
ケイニン, イーサン
Languages
English (169)
French (23)
German (4)
Spanish (4)
Danish (2)
Dutch (2)
Japanese (1)
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