The Resource Macbeth, Jo Nesbø

Macbeth, Jo Nesbø

Label
Macbeth
Title
Macbeth
Statement of responsibility
Jo Nesbø
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the 1970s in a run-down, rainy industrial town, Jo Nesbo's Macbeth centers around a police force struggling to shed an incessant drug problem. Duncan, chief of police, is idealistic and visionary, a dream to the townspeople but a nightmare for criminals. The drug trade is ruled by two drug lords, one of whom--a master of manipulation named Hecate--has connections with the highest in power, and plans to use them to get his way. Hecate's plot hinges on steadily, insidiously manipulating Inspector Macbeth: the head of SWAT and a man already susceptible to violent and paranoid tendencies. What follows is an unputdownable story of love and guilt, political ambition, and greed for more, exploring the darkest corners of human nature, and the aspirations of the criminal mind
Member of
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2018
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2018
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10638501
Cataloging source
YDX
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1960-
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Nesbø, Jo
Dewey number
839.823/8
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1564-1616
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Shakespeare, William
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True
Series statement
Hogarth Shakespeare
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  • Drug traffic
  • Nineteen seventies
Label
Macbeth, Jo Nesbø
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
1925435
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780553419054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553419054
  • (OCoLC)994470600
Label
Macbeth, Jo Nesbø
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
1925435
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780553419054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553419054
  • (OCoLC)994470600

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