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The Resource Buddha's little finger, Victor Pelevin ; translated by Andrew Bromfield

Buddha's little finger, Victor Pelevin ; translated by Andrew Bromfield

Label
Buddha's little finger
Title
Buddha's little finger
Statement of responsibility
Victor Pelevin ; translated by Andrew Bromfield
Title variation
  • Clay machine-gun
  • Buddhas little finger
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
In the Russian Civil War of 1919, Pyotr Voyd is "commissar to the legendary Bolshevik commander Chapaev, and falling in love with his machine-gunner sidekick, Anna. But who is the Pyotr Voyd who finds himself incarcerated among a group of patients in a contemporary Moscow psychiatric hospital? And who is the Chapaev who issues maddeningly metaphysical dialogues on the virtues of the void and the illusory nature of reality?"--Jacket
Member of
Summary
St. Petersburg poet Pyotr Void finds himself in the midst of Russia's 1919 civil war when he serves as commissar to Bolshevik commander Vasily Ivanovich Chapsev and his gunner, Anna, who possesses a strange secret
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
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049216
Cataloging source
DLC
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Pelevin, Viktor
Dewey number
891.73/44
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Bromfield, Andrew
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True
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  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Revolution (Soviet Union : 1917-1921)
  • Social conditions
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
adult
Label
Buddha's little finger, Victor Pelevin ; translated by Andrew Bromfield
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
ocm43036923
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
ix, 335 pages
Isbn
9780670891689
Lccn
99089565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)43036923
Label
Buddha's little finger, Victor Pelevin ; translated by Andrew Bromfield
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
ocm43036923
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
ix, 335 pages
Isbn
9780670891689
Lccn
99089565
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)43036923

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