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The Resource The fall of a sparrow : a novel, Robert Hellenga

The fall of a sparrow : a novel, Robert Hellenga

Label
The fall of a sparrow : a novel
Title
The fall of a sparrow
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hellenga
Title variation
Sparrow's fall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An American family disintegrates after a daughter is killed in an Italian terrorist bomb in 1980s Bologna. The mother enters a convent, the father has an affair with the daughter of his mistress, the remaining children leave. The climax comes when the father meets the woman who placed the bomb and discovers what prompts people to become killers
Summary
Tells the story of a midwestern professor who, his career ruined by an affair with a student, travels to Bologna to attend a trial of terrorists who had killed his eldest daughter
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
033392
Cataloging source
JDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hellenga, Robert
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terrorism
  • Victims of terrorism
  • College teachers
  • College students
  • Terrorists
  • Sisters
  • Bologna (Italy)
  • Quincy (Ill.)
  • College students
  • College teachers
  • Sisters
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorists
  • Victims of terrorism
  • Illinois
  • Illinois
  • Italy
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The fall of a sparrow : a novel, Robert Hellenga
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
Control code
ocm41994923
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
461 pages
Isbn
9780684850276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41994923
Label
The fall of a sparrow : a novel, Robert Hellenga
Publication
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
ocm41994923
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
461 pages
Isbn
9780684850276
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)41994923

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