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The Resource A hole in Texas : a novel, Herman Wouk

A hole in Texas : a novel, Herman Wouk

Label
A hole in Texas : a novel
Title
A hole in Texas
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Herman Wouk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Light, sprightly story about lost love, high-energy physics and the machinations of Washington
Summary
Physicist Guy Carpenter finds his peaceful life with a prestigious career at NASA turned upside down by a Chinese scientific discovery that raises serious questions about possible military implications, an old love affair, and national security
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122524
Cataloging source
JTB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wouk, Herman
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Physicists
  • Scientists
  • Superconductors
  • Superconducting Super Collider
  • Higgs bosons
  • National security
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Texas
  • United States
  • Employees
  • Higgs bosons
  • National security
  • Physicists
  • Scientists
  • Superconducting Super Collider
  • Superconductors
  • Texas
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
A hole in Texas : a novel, Herman Wouk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Co., 2004
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
ocn124508004
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780316010856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)124508004
Label
A hole in Texas : a novel, Herman Wouk
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Co., 2004
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
ocn124508004
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Back Bay pbk. ed.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780316010856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)124508004

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