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The Resource Empire of the Sun : a novel, J.G. Ballard

Empire of the Sun : a novel, J.G. Ballard

Label
Empire of the Sun : a novel
Title
Empire of the Sun
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
J.G. Ballard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young boy living in China at the outbreak of World War II is separated from his wealthy parents, forced to forage for survival in Shanghai's foreign quarter, interned in a Japanese prison camp, and, eventually, reunited with his parents
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Guardian First Book Award, 1983.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 1984.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014030
Cataloging source
CQF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ballard, J. G.
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1130
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Boys
Target audience
general
Label
Empire of the Sun : a novel, J.G. Ballard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel: The kindness of women
Control code
ocm40161400
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9781568496634
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-5457
Label
Empire of the Sun : a novel, J.G. Ballard
Publication
Note
Sequel: The kindness of women
Control code
ocm40161400
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9781568496634
System control number
(Sirsi) ADL-5457

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