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The Resource De Niro's game, Rawi Hage

De Niro's game, Rawi Hage

Label
De Niro's game
Title
De Niro's game
Statement of responsibility
Rawi Hage
Title variation
  • DeNiro's game
  • De Niros game
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing up in war-torn Beirut, Bassam and George, best friends since childhood, each confront a choice between staying in the city and consolidating power through crime, or seeking safety in exile abroad, alienated from everything they know
Summary
Follows the lives and choices of two best friends, Bassam and George, caught in Lebanon's civil war. Both men are desparate to escape Beirut but choose different paths to accomplish their goals.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, 2008.
  • Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, 2006.
  • Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, McAuslan First Book Prize, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149350
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hage, Rawi
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beirut (Lebanon)
  • Lebanon
Target audience
adult
Label
De Niro's game, Rawi Hage
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Toronto : House of Anansi Press, 2006
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
ocn144547958
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781581952230
Lccn
2007023905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)144547958
Label
De Niro's game, Rawi Hage
Publication
Note
Originally published: Toronto : House of Anansi Press, 2006
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
ocn144547958
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9781581952230
Lccn
2007023905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)144547958

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