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The Resource Underworld, Don DeLillo

Underworld, Don DeLillo

Label
Underworld
Title
Underworld
Statement of responsibility
Don DeLillo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A 1950s teenage hood from New York is transformed by the Jesuits into a respectable man, managing hazardous waste. A portrait of the decade from the viewpoint of the garbage industry
Summary
A work combining fiction and history in a collaboration that encompasses fifty years gives readers a glimpse into the realities upon which America's modern culture is based and explores the complex relationship between "waste analyst" Nick Shay and artist Klara Sax
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1997.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
001931
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeLillo, Don
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World Series (Baseball)
  • Public relations
  • Fathers and sons
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Women artists
  • Ex-convicts
  • Executives
  • Baseballs
  • Cold War
Target audience
adult
Label
Underworld, Don DeLillo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn156785201
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner Classics ed.
Extent
827 p.
Isbn
9781416548645
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2007276609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)156785201
Label
Underworld, Don DeLillo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn156785201
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner Classics ed.
Extent
827 p.
Isbn
9781416548645
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2007276609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)156785201

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