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A fine balance, a novel by Rohinton Mistry

Label
A fine balance
Title
A fine balance
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a novel by Rohinton Mistry
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of India featuring four characters. Two are tailors who are forcibly sterilized, one is a student who emigrates, and the fourth is a widowed seamstress who decides to hang on. A tale of cruelty, political thuggery and despair by an Indian from Toronto, author of Such a Long Journey
Cataloging source
JBW
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1952-
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Mistry, Rohinton
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
novels
Reading level
5.8
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Apartment houses
  • City and town life
  • Apartment houses
  • City and town life
  • India
  • India
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A fine balance, a novel by Rohinton Mistry
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Copyright
Note
"First published in the United States in hardcover by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1996."
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
418018
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
603 pages
Isbn
9781400030651
Lccn
95049317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400030651
  • (OCoLC)48543372
Label
A fine balance, a novel by Rohinton Mistry
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in the United States in hardcover by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1996."
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
418018
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
603 pages
Isbn
9781400030651
Lccn
95049317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400030651
  • (OCoLC)48543372

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