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Fugitive pieces, Anne Michaels

Label
Fugitive pieces
Title
Fugitive pieces
Statement of responsibility
Anne Michaels
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Published to rapturous acclaim, this fiercely concentrated and beautifully written novel tells the story of a Polish Jew who, at the age of seven, after seeing his parents murdered by the Nazis, is resurrected by a Greek scientist, and transformed from a half-wild survivor into a scholar and translator who extracts meaning from the unfathomable horror of our time
Summary
After witnessing his parents' murder and being rescued by Athos, a Greek geologist who smuggles him out of Poland, Jakob Beer looks back on his life as a fugitive
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Books in Canada First Novel Award, 1996.
  • Guardian First Book Award, 1997.
  • Orange Prize for Fiction, 1997.
  • Toronto Book Awards, 1997.
  • Trillium Book Award, 1996.
  • Canadian Jewish Book Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
045082
Cataloging source
AXH
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M453
LC item number
F84 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Fugitive pieces, Anne Michaels
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7535291
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780679454397
Lccn
96036678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn229331142
  • (OCoLC)229331142
Label
Fugitive pieces, Anne Michaels
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7535291
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780679454397
Lccn
96036678
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn229331142
  • (OCoLC)229331142

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      6 N Starke St, Hamlet, IN, 46532, US
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