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The Resource The unbearable lightness of being, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim

The unbearable lightness of being, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim

Label
The unbearable lightness of being
Title
The unbearable lightness of being
Statement of responsibility
Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • cze
  • eng
Summary
Interweaves story and dream, past and present, and philosophy and poetry in the sardonic and erotic tale of two couples--Tomas and Teresa, and Sabina and her Swiss lover, Gerhart
Member of
Summary
After the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, a married surgeon, Tomas, becomes a window washer while trying to reconcile himself to decisions that he and his wife must make about their relationship
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 1984.
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039014
Cataloging source
IUL
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Kundera, Milan
Dewey number
891.8635
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Heim, Michael Henry
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True
Series statement
Modern classics
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  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Identity (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Label
The unbearable lightness of being, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim
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
Contents
Part 1. Lightness and Weight -- Part 2. Soul and Body -- Part 3. Words Misunderstood -- Part 4. Soul and Body -- Part 5. Lightness and Weight -- Part 6. The Grand March -- Part 7. Karenin's Smile
Control code
ocm41093321
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial Classics ed.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780060932138
Lccn
83048363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41093321
Label
The unbearable lightness of being, Milan Kundera ; translated from the Czech by Michael Henry Heim
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Lightness and Weight -- Part 2. Soul and Body -- Part 3. Words Misunderstood -- Part 4. Soul and Body -- Part 5. Lightness and Weight -- Part 6. The Grand March -- Part 7. Karenin's Smile
Control code
ocm41093321
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Perennial Classics ed.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9780060932138
Lccn
83048363
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41093321

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