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The Resource The speed of light : a novel, Elizabeth Rosner

The speed of light : a novel, Elizabeth Rosner

Label
The speed of light : a novel
Title
The speed of light
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Rosner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A scientist governed by numbers and logic, Julian now lives an ordered life of routine and seclusion. ... In contrast, [his sister] Paula has entered the world as ... an espiring opera singer, she is always moving, buoyant with sound. ... Yet both their lives begin to change on a Wednesday, miércoles, the day that sounds like miracles."--Jacket
Summary
Growing up in a house filled with silence and devoid of emotion, siblings Julian, a scientist who lives a life of seclusion, and Paula, a talented opera singer, must confront and overcome the past when dark secrets resurface
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
065627
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosner, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Americans
  • Budapest (Hungary)
  • Fathers
  • Women singers
  • Housekeepers
  • Scientists
  • Domestic fiction
  • Americans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Domestic fiction
  • Fathers
  • Housekeepers
  • Scientists
  • Women singers
  • Hungary
  • Hungary
Target audience
adult
Label
The speed of light : a novel, Elizabeth Rosner
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
ocm46835258
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9780345442246
Lccn
2001035331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)46835258
Label
The speed of light : a novel, Elizabeth Rosner
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
ocm46835258
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9780345442246
Lccn
2001035331
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)46835258

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