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The Resource The land of green plums : a novel, Herta Müller ; translated by Michael Hofmann

The land of green plums : a novel, Herta Müller ; translated by Michael Hofmann

Label
The land of green plums : a novel
Title
The land of green plums
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Herta Müller ; translated by Michael Hofmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The lives of a group of Romanian students under Communism, with its poverty, regimentation and depressing greyness. Life gets no better after graduation, so much so that several commit suicide
Member of
Summary
In Romania at the height of Ceausescu's reign, several young people leave the impoverished provinces for the city in search of better prospects, but they must face betrayal, suicide, and the reality that even the strongest must bend to the oppressors or resist and die
Tone
Writing style
Award
International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, 1998.
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005390
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Müller, Herta
Dewey number
833.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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1957 August 25-
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Hofmann, Michael
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Romania
  • Political corruption
  • Totalitarianism
  • Political fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The land of green plums : a novel, Herta Müller ; translated by Michael Hofmann
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm34356254
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780805042955
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96007305
System control number
(Sirsi) ABL-4857
Label
The land of green plums : a novel, Herta Müller ; translated by Michael Hofmann
Publication
Control code
ocm34356254
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780805042955
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96007305
System control number
(Sirsi) ABL-4857

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