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The Resource Total chaos, Jean-Claude Izzo ; translated from French by Howard Curtis

Total chaos, Jean-Claude Izzo ; translated from French by Howard Curtis

Label
Total chaos
Title
Total chaos
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Claude Izzo ; translated from French by Howard Curtis
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Jean-Claude Izzo's ... growing literary renown and huge sales are leading to a recognizable new trend in continental fiction: the rise of the sophisticated Mediterranean thriller. ... Caught between pride and crime, racism and fraternity, tragedy and light, messy urbanization and generous beauty, the city for detective Fabio Montale is a Utopia, an ultimate port of call for exiles. There, he is torn between fatalism and revolt, despair and sensualism. - The Economist This first installment in the legendary "Marseilles Trilogy" sees Fabio Montale turning his back on a police force marred by corruption and racism and taking the fight against the mafia into his own hands. Jean-Claude Izzo achieved astoundingly rapid success with his "Marseilles Trilogy". He died in Marseilles in 2000 at the age of 55
Member of
Summary
This first installment in the legendary "Marseilles Trilogy" sees Fabio Montale turning his back on a police force marred by corruption and racism and taking the fight against the mafia into his own hands
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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138722
Cataloging source
GEC
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Izzo, Jean-Claude
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
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Curtis, Howard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Marseilles trilogy
Series volume
bk. 1
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  • Marseille (France)
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
Total chaos, Jean-Claude Izzo ; translated from French by Howard Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Total Khéops
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
ocm62157403
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781933372044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)62157403
Label
Total chaos, Jean-Claude Izzo ; translated from French by Howard Curtis
Publication
Note
Translation of: Total Khéops
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
ocm62157403
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781933372044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)62157403

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