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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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