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The Resource Ransom, David Malouf

Ransom, David Malouf

Label
Ransom
Title
Ransom
Statement of responsibility
David Malouf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tale of suffering, sorrow, and redemption, "Ransom" is a retelling of one of the most famous stories in all of literature--Achilles's slaughter and desecration of Hector, and Priam's attempt to ransom his son's body in Homer's "The Iliad."
Summary
A tale of suffering, sorrow, and redemption, "Ransom" is a retelling of one of the most famous stories in all of literature--Achilles's slaughter and desecration of Hector, and Priam's attempt to ransom his son's body in Homer's "The Iliad."
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Adelaide Festival Award for Fiction (South Australia), 2010.
  • Australian Literature Society Gold Medal, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
326700
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Malouf, David
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achilles
  • Priam (Greek mythology)
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Greece
  • Achilles
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Priam (Greek mythology)
  • Greece
Target audience
adult
Label
Ransom, David Malouf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
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
ocn326509262
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780307378774
Lccn
2009020669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)326509262
Label
Ransom, David Malouf
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
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
ocn326509262
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
224 p.
Isbn
9780307378774
Lccn
2009020669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)326509262

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