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The Resource City of Bohane : a novel, Kevin Barry

City of Bohane : a novel, Kevin Barry

Label
City of Bohane : a novel
Title
City of Bohane
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Barry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set 40 years in the future, the once great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is in terminal decline, with vice and tribal splits rife. Logan Hartnett, godfather of the Hartnett Fancy gang has been in charge but his nemesis has arrived back in town, his henchmen are becoming ambitious, his wife wants him to give it all up and go straight and, he has his mother to contend with
Summary
A tale set in a near-future coastal Ireland finds the long-time rule of dapper godfather Logan Hartnett threatened by the return of an old nemesis, the ambitions of once-trusted henchmen, and his wife's request for him to abandon his life of crime
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10033174
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barry, Kevin
Dewey number
823/.92
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangs
  • Gangs
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
Label
City of Bohane : a novel, Kevin Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2011
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
ocn779469190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781555976088
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011943482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)779469190
Label
City of Bohane : a novel, Kevin Barry
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2011
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
ocn779469190
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781555976088
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011943482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)779469190

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