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The Resource Woman at 1,000 Degrees, a novel by Hallgrímur Helgason ; translated by Brian FitzGibbon

Woman at 1,000 Degrees, a novel by Hallgrímur Helgason ; translated by Brian FitzGibbon

Label
Woman at 1,000 Degrees
Title
Woman at 1,000 Degrees
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Hallgrímur Helgason ; translated by Brian FitzGibbon
Title variation
  • Woman at One Thousand Degrees
  • Woman at 1,000°
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ice
  • eng
Summary
"A spirited eighty-year-old Icelandic woman reflects on her life as she lies alone in a garage in Reykjavik, waiting to die"--
Member of
Summary
An octogenarian living out her final days in a garage with a laptop and a hand grenade reflects on her life as the daughter of a prominent political family in idyllic western Iceland
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10616304
Cataloging source
CoCr/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hallgrímur Helgason
Dewey number
839/.6934
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English, translated from the Icelandic
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
FitzGibbon, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminally ill
  • Older women
  • Iceland
  • Older women
  • Terminally ill
  • Iceland
  • FICTION / Humorous / Black Humor
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Sagas
Target audience
adult
Label
Woman at 1,000 Degrees, a novel by Hallgrímur Helgason ; translated by Brian FitzGibbon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocn967271533
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
391 pages
Isbn
9781616206239
Lccn
2017025092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)967271533
Label
Woman at 1,000 Degrees, a novel by Hallgrímur Helgason ; translated by Brian FitzGibbon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
ocn967271533
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
391 pages
Isbn
9781616206239
Lccn
2017025092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)967271533

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