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The Moor's last sigh, Salman Rushdie

Label
The Moor's last sigh
Title
The Moor's last sigh
Statement of responsibility
Salman Rushdie
Title variation
moors last sigh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A family saga reflecting the troubled state of India. The protagonists are four generations of the da Gama, who became wealthy in the spice trade before declining into gangsterism. Their tale is narrated by the family's last descendant and he attributes their fall to bickering, a reflection of Hindu-Moslem strife plaguing India today
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1996.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
  • Whitbread Book Award for Novel, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053435
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rushdie, Salman
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
The Moor's last sigh, Salman Rushdie
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm32778551
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
435 p.
Isbn
9780679420491
Lccn
95024392
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(Sirsi) ABI-5044
Label
The Moor's last sigh, Salman Rushdie
Publication
Control code
ocm32778551
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
435 p.
Isbn
9780679420491
Lccn
95024392
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(Sirsi) ABI-5044

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