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The Resource Amsterdam, Ian McEwan

Amsterdam, Ian McEwan

Label
Amsterdam
Title
Amsterdam
Statement of responsibility
Ian McEwan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the affairs of his dead wife, a British publisher discovers compromising pictures of the foreign secretary who was her lover, presenting an opportunity for revenge on both the political and personal level
Summary
In this contemporary morality play, a woman's death has major consequences for three men, all former lovers of the woman
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booker Prize, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Awards note
Winner of the 1998 Booker Prize.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
044291
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McEwan, Ian
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political corruption
  • Foreign ministers
  • Composers
  • Editors
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
  • Composers
  • Editors
  • Foreign ministers
  • Political corruption
  • England
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
Amsterdam, Ian McEwan
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm39724242
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780385494236
Lccn
98041401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)39724242
Label
Amsterdam, Ian McEwan
Publication
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
ocm39724242
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780385494236
Lccn
98041401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)39724242

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