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The Resource The good cripple, Rodrigo Rey Rosa ; translated by Esther Allen

The good cripple, Rodrigo Rey Rosa ; translated by Esther Allen

Label
The good cripple
Title
The good cripple
Statement of responsibility
Rodrigo Rey Rosa ; translated by Esther Allen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"A young man, Juan Luis Luna, is abducted in Guatemala City and held at the bottom of a rusty, empty underground fuel tank in an abandoned gas station. The kidnappers demand a ransom; his rich father does not reply. The criminals threaten to cut off his son's foot and still hear nothing. They then slice off one of Juan Luis's toes and send it to his father, who still refuses to act. So the next day ..."--Jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Rey Rosa, Rodrigo
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
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Allen, Esther
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Ransom
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Kidnapping
  • Ransom
  • Guatemala
  • Guatemala
Label
The good cripple, Rodrigo Rey Rosa ; translated by Esther Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A New Directions book."
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
1521014
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780811215664
Lccn
2004000949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780811215664
  • (OCoLC)54356848
Label
The good cripple, Rodrigo Rey Rosa ; translated by Esther Allen
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A New Directions book."
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
1521014
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
116 pages
Isbn
9780811215664
Lccn
2004000949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780811215664
  • (OCoLC)54356848

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