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The Resource Ema, the captive, César Aira ; translated by Chris Andrews

Ema, the captive, César Aira ; translated by Chris Andrews

Label
Ema, the captive
Title
Ema, the captive
Statement of responsibility
César Aira ; translated by Chris Andrews
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Summary
A second novel by the award-winning Argentinian author of An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter follows the brutal enslavement of a delicate new mother whose experiences at the sides of a sequence of soldier and Indian lovers lead to a brave and grand entrepreneurial experiment
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10543843
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aira, César
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Andrews, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single women
  • Women prisoners
  • Argentina
  • Single women
  • Social conditions
  • Women prisoners
  • Argentina
  • FICTION / Alternative History
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Magical Realism
Target audience
adult
Label
Ema, the captive, César Aira ; translated by Chris Andrews
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
ocn940361919
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780811219105
Lccn
2016009507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)940361919
Label
Ema, the captive, César Aira ; translated by Chris Andrews
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
ocn940361919
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780811219105
Lccn
2016009507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)940361919

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