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The Resource In the orchard, the swallows, Peter Hobbs

In the orchard, the swallows, Peter Hobbs

Label
In the orchard, the swallows
Title
In the orchard, the swallows
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hobbs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A young Pakistani man survives fifteen years in a dreadful prison by clinging on to a single memory of a girl he once met in his family's beautiful mountainside orchard -- with disastrous consequences. Elegant and lyrical but never sentimental, this moving tale of love and redemption is storytelling at its most evocative and compassionate."--Publisher's description
Summary
The story of a torture victim in Pakistan who is imprisoned for falling in love with the daughter of a politician.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10126124
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hobbs, Peter
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pakistan
  • Imprisonment
Target audience
adult
Label
In the orchard, the swallows, Peter Hobbs
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn852221446
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9781609451837
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)852221446
Label
In the orchard, the swallows, Peter Hobbs
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn852221446
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
137 pages
Isbn
9781609451837
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)852221446

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