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The Resource Lightning : a novel, Jean Echenoz ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale

Lightning : a novel, Jean Echenoz ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale

Label
Lightning : a novel
Title
Lightning
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jean Echenoz ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A fictional portrait of Nikola Tesla. Traces the notable career of Gregor, a precocious young engineer from Eastern Europe, who travels across the Atlantic to work alongside Thomas Edison, with whom he later holds a long-lasting rivalry
Member of
Summary
Inspired by the life of Nikola Tesla, the author tells the story of Gregor, a young engineer from Eastern Europe, who travels to America to work alongside Thomas Edison, with whom he later holds a long-lasting rivalry.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10000075
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Echenoz, Jean
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
PQ2665.C5
LC item number
D4713 2011
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Coverdale, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Europeans
  • Inventions
  • Electrical engineering
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrical engineers
  • Europeans
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Lightning : a novel, Jean Echenoz ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale
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
ocn656451556
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9781595586490
Lccn
2011001157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)656451556
Label
Lightning : a novel, Jean Echenoz ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale
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
ocn656451556
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9781595586490
Lccn
2011001157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)656451556

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