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The Resource The investigation : a novel, Philippe Claudel ; translated from the French by John Cullen

The investigation : a novel, Philippe Claudel ; translated from the French by John Cullen

Label
The investigation : a novel
Title
The investigation
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Philippe Claudel ; translated from the French by John Cullen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Summary
This dystopian critique of the darkly comic nature of the human condition follows an unremarkable man's investigation into a series of suicides in a sprawling complex of an unnamed town, where he is hampered by rudeness, regulations, and a growing sense that he is being watched.
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10120158
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Claudel, Philippe
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2663.L31148
LC item number
E5713 2012
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cullen, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Suicide
Target audience
adult
Label
The investigation : a novel, Philippe Claudel ; translated from the French by John Cullen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in France as L'enquête by Éditions Stock, Paris, in 2010."
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
864732
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780385535342
Lccn
2011034662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780385535342
Label
The investigation : a novel, Philippe Claudel ; translated from the French by John Cullen
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in France as L'enquête by Éditions Stock, Paris, in 2010."
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
864732
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780385535342
Lccn
2011034662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780385535342

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