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The Resource Sacred Games, Vikram Chandra

Sacred Games, Vikram Chandra

Label
Sacred Games
Title
Sacred Games
Statement of responsibility
Vikram Chandra
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Receiving an anonymous tip that could lead to the capture of a powerful criminal overlord, Bombay police officer Sartaj Singh is nearing his goal when he realizes that his imminent confrontation with the crime lord is part of a more sinister agenda
Summary
New Delhi native Vikram Chandra introduces listeners to Inspector Sartaj Singh, a Sikh member of the Mumbai police force, and his long-time nemesis Ganesh Gaitonde, the most wanted hoodlum in India. Weaving the two characters' narrative together with numerous subplots and supporting, Chandra presents a multi-layered literary epic and unveils a sweeping account of modern-day Mumbai
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
149320
Cataloging source
GPI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chandra, Vikram
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Sikhs
  • Gangsters
  • Organized crime
  • Mumbai (India)
  • Gangsters
  • Organized crime
  • Police
  • Sikhs
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
Sacred Games, Vikram Chandra
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First U.S. hardcover edition published in 2007 by HarperColliins
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
ocn191529737
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
964 pages
Isbn
9780061130366
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)191529737
Label
Sacred Games, Vikram Chandra
Publication
Note
First U.S. hardcover edition published in 2007 by HarperColliins
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
ocn191529737
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
964 pages
Isbn
9780061130366
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)191529737

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