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The satanic verses, Salman Rushdie

Label
The satanic verses
Title
The satanic verses
Statement of responsibility
Salman Rushdie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Just before dawn one winter's morning, a hijacked aeroplane blows apart high above the English Channel and two figures tumble, clutched in an embrace, towards the sea: Gibreel Farishta, India's legendary movie star, and Saladin Chamcha, the man of a thousand voices. Washed up, alive, on an English beach, their survival is a miracle. But there is a price to pay. Gibreel and Saladin have been chosen as opponents in the eternal wrestling match between Good and Evil. But chosen by whom? And which is which? And what will be the outcome of their final confrontation?
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Whitbread Book Award for Novel, 1988.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053436
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rushdie, Salman
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Indians
  • Good and evil
  • Islam
  • Survival (after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.)
  • London, England
Target audience
adult
Label
The satanic verses, Salman Rushdie
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
160702
Extent
546 pages
Isbn
9780670825370
Lccn
88040266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670825370
  • (Sirsi) AAU-8864
Label
The satanic verses, Salman Rushdie
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
160702
Extent
546 pages
Isbn
9780670825370
Lccn
88040266
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670825370
  • (Sirsi) AAU-8864

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