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The Resource Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel, Haruki Murakami ; translated by Alfred Birnbaum

Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel, Haruki Murakami ; translated by Alfred Birnbaum

Label
Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel
Title
Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Haruki Murakami ; translated by Alfred Birnbaum
Title variation
Hardboiled wonderland and the end of the world
Creator
Contributor
GeIlzUbpbD4
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Japan's most widely-read and controversial writer hurtles into the consciousness of the West with this narrative about a split-brained data processor, a deranged scientist, his shockingly undemure granddaughter, and various thugs, librarians, and subterranean monsters--not to mention Bob Dylan and Lauren Bacall--B.I.P
Member of
Summary
A clerk in a Tokyo of the near future works in an organization that controls the flow of information to society--employing electronic brainwashing and other insidious techniques--a job that contributes to his increasing sense of dehumanization
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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046532
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Murakami, Haruki
Dewey number
895.6/35
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL856.U673
LC item number
S4513 1993
Literary form
fiction
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1957-
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Birnbaum, Alfred
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True
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Japanese fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel, Haruki Murakami ; translated by Alfred Birnbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm26399689
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage international ed.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780679743460
Lccn
92056345
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)26399689
Label
Hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world : a novel, Haruki Murakami ; translated by Alfred Birnbaum
Publication
Control code
ocm26399689
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage international ed.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780679743460
Lccn
92056345
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)26399689

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