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The Resource Pure, Andrew Miller

Pure, Andrew Miller

Label
Pure
Title
Pure
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Engineer Jean-Baptiste Baratte is tasked with emptying an overflowing cemetery in Paris in 1785, work he considers noble until he begins to suspect that the destruction of the cemetery parallels his own fate and the demise of social order
Summary
Engineer Jean-Baptiste Baratte is tasked with emptying an overflowing cemetery in Paris in 1785, work he considers noble until he begins to suspect that the destruction of the cemetery parallels his own fate and the demise of social order
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Costa Novel Award, 2011.
  • Costa Book of the Year Award, 2011.
Awards note
  • "Costa Best Novel Award 2011"--Cover.
  • "Costa 2011 Book of the Year"--Back cover.
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10056014
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1961-
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Miller, Andrew
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Civil engineers
  • Cemeteries
  • Paris (France)
  • Cemeteries
  • Civil engineers
  • Manners and customs
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
Pure, Andrew Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as hbk. in slightly different form: London : Sceptre, 2011
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
ocn776503827
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9781609450670
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)776503827
Label
Pure, Andrew Miller
Publication
Note
Originally published as hbk. in slightly different form: London : Sceptre, 2011
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
ocn776503827
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9781609450670
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)776503827

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