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The Resource The boat, Nam Le

The boat, Nam Le

Label
The boat
Title
The boat
Statement of responsibility
Nam Le
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stories that take us from the slums of Colombia to the streets of Tehran; from New York City to Iowa; from a tiny fishing village in Australia to a foundering vessel in the South China Sea-- while taking us to the heart of what is means to be human
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Newcomer of the Year, 2009.
  • Kathleen Mitchell Award for Young Writers, 2010.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Book of the Year, 2009.
  • Prime Minister's Literary Awards: Fiction, 2009.
  • Queensland Premier's Literary Awards, Arts Queensland Steele Rudd Award for an Australian Short Story Collection, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
238069
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le, Nam
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.L398
LC item number
B63 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Interpersonal relations
Label
The boat, Nam Le
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Love and honour and pity and pride and compassion and sacrifice -- Cartagena -- Meeting Elise -- Halflead Bay -- Hiroshima -- Tehran calling -- The boat
Control code
663756
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780307268082
Lccn
2007037820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307268082
  • (OCoLC)173367525
Label
The boat, Nam Le
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Love and honour and pity and pride and compassion and sacrifice -- Cartagena -- Meeting Elise -- Halflead Bay -- Hiroshima -- Tehran calling -- The boat
Control code
663756
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780307268082
Lccn
2007037820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307268082
  • (OCoLC)173367525

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