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A state of freedom : a novel, Neel Mukherjee

Label
A state of freedom : a novel
Title
A state of freedom
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Neel Mukherjee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What happens when one attempts to exchange the life one is given for something better? Can we transform the possibilities we are born into?--Set in contemporary India and moving between the reality of this world and the shadow of another, this novel of multiple narratives, formally daring, fierce, but full of pity delivers a devastating and haunting exploration of the unquenchable human urge to strive for a different life
Summary
Five characters in very different circumstances--from a domestic cook in Mumbai to a vagrant and his dancing bear--find the meanings of dislocation and the desire to get more out of life
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2018
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10616325
Cataloging source
YDX
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Mukherjee, Neel,
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9499.4.M84
LC item number
S73 2018
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Migration, Internal
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
A state of freedom : a novel, Neel Mukherjee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21279435
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780393292909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)988280796
Label
A state of freedom : a novel, Neel Mukherjee
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21279435
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780393292909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)988280796

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