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The Resource Rainbows end, Vernor Vinge

Rainbows end, Vernor Vinge

Label
Rainbows end
Title
Rainbows end
Statement of responsibility
Vernor Vinge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recovering Alzheimer's patient and former poet Robert Gu begins to retrain at a high school in order to become adjusted to the technology driven world. Unintentionally, he becomes involved in a conspiracy to use technology as a method for world domination and also feels compelled to protest against the changes planned for the UCSD Geisel Library where all the books there and worldwide would physically cease to exist
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2007.
  • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
144844
Cataloging source
TEF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vinge, Vernor
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3572.I534
LC item number
R35 2006
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Poets, American
  • Books and reading
  • Conspiracies
  • Memory
  • San Diego (Calif.)
  • Chinese Americans
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Books and reading
  • Conspiracies
  • Memory
  • Poets, American
  • California
Label
Rainbows end, Vernor Vinge
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocm67711627
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780812536362
Lccn
2006278136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312856847
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)67711627
Label
Rainbows end, Vernor Vinge
Link
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocm67711627
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
364 pages
Isbn
9780812536362
Lccn
2006278136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312856847
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)67711627

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