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The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon

Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel
Title
The Yiddish policemen's union
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Title variation
  • Yiddish Policeman's Union
  • Yiddish Policemens Union
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a heroin-addled chess prodigy
Summary
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a heroin-addicted chess prodigy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2008.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
  • Sidewise Awards for Alternate History, 2007.
Awards note
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2008.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
141632
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Alaska
  • Murder
  • Jews
  • Murder
  • Alaska
  • Roman
  • Juden
  • Englisch
  • USA
Target audience
adult
Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A murder mystery set in the imaginary Jewish homeland that is Alaska
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocm73140283
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
414 pages
Isbn
9780007149827
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006049751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)73140283
Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon
Publication
Note
A murder mystery set in the imaginary Jewish homeland that is Alaska
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocm73140283
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
414 pages
Isbn
9780007149827
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006049751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)73140283

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