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The Resource Maidenhair, Mikhail Shishkin ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz

Maidenhair, Mikhail Shishkin ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz

Label
Maidenhair
Title
Maidenhair
Statement of responsibility
Mikhail Shishkin ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
Day after day Russian asylum-seekers sit across from the interpreter and Peter--the Swiss officers who guard the gates to paradise--and tell of the atrocities they've suffered, or that they've invented, or heard from someone else. The reader lives inside the nameless interpreter's head, with the narratives combining throughout
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10153139
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shishkin, Mikhail
Dewey number
891.73/5
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schwartz, Marian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • I͡Urʹeva, Izabella
  • I͡Urʹeva, Izabella
  • Refugees
  • Women singers
  • Translators
  • Refugees
  • Translators
  • Women singers
  • Roman
  • Russisch
  • Behörde
  • Dolmetscher
  • Flüchtling
  • Migration
  • Russen
  • Russia
  • Soviet Union
  • Switzerland
  • Schweiz
Label
Maidenhair, Mikhail Shishkin ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Literary translations from the University of Rochester."
  • Translation of: Venerin volos
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
906430
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
506 pages
Isbn
9781934824368
Lccn
2012022669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781934824368
  • (OCoLC)795020558
Label
Maidenhair, Mikhail Shishkin ; translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz
Publication
Note
  • "Literary translations from the University of Rochester."
  • Translation of: Venerin volos
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
906430
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
506 pages
Isbn
9781934824368
Lccn
2012022669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781934824368
  • (OCoLC)795020558

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