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The Resource In paradise, Peter Matthiessen

In paradise, Peter Matthiessen

Label
In paradise
Title
In paradise
Statement of responsibility
Peter Matthiessen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the two-time National Book Award winning author of The Snow Leopard and Shadow Country, a short, powerful novel about an American professor of Holocaust Studies who, over the course of a weeklong spiritual retreat at Auschwitz, is forced to grapple with his own past and a family secret: the Jewish mother abandoned to her doom by his Gentile father"--
Summary
Joining a diverse group of visitors at the site of a former Nazi concentration camp, Polish-American academic Clements Olin performs research while witnessing personal and political tensions erupting among his fellow participants
Tone
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2014.
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Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10298041
Cataloging source
DLC
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Matthiessen, Peter
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.A8584
LC item number
I6 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teachers
  • Jewish women
  • Family secrets
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Jewish
  • FICTION / Cultural Heritage
Target audience
adult
Label
In paradise, Peter Matthiessen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Winner of the National Book Award"--cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20152874
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781594633171
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013046176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
In paradise, Peter Matthiessen
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Winner of the National Book Award"--cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20152874
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781594633171
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013046176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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