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The Resource Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese

Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese

Label
Cutting for stone : a novel
Title
Cutting for stone
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Verghese
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, Marion and Shiva Stone come of age in Ethiopia, where their love for the same woman drives them apart
Summary
Marion and Shiva Stone, twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, come of age in an Ethiopia on the brink of revolution, where their love for the same woman drives them apart
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Fiction, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294776
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Verghese, A.
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physicians
  • Brothers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Ethiopia
  • Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
  • Literature, Modern
Target audience
adult
Label
Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn502676860
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
667, [2] p.
Isbn
9780375714368
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010290146
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)502676860
Label
Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn502676860
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
667, [2] p.
Isbn
9780375714368
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010290146
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)502676860

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