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The Resource The blind assassin, Margaret Atwood

The blind assassin, Margaret Atwood

Label
The blind assassin
Title
The blind assassin
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Laura Chase dies in an automobile accident in 1947, leaving her sister Iris to carry on
Summary
Iris describes the 1945 death of her sister, who drives her car off a bridge, followed, two years later, by the death of her husband, in a story that features a novel-within-a-novel about two unnamed lovers who meet in a dark backstreet room
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booker Prize, 2000.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
Awards note
Man Booker Prize, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
013456
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.A8
LC item number
B55 2000b
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Women novelists
  • Older women
  • Widows
  • Large type books
  • Large type books
  • Older women
  • Sisters
  • Widows
  • Women novelists
Target audience
adult
Label
The blind assassin, Margaret Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44131666
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition
Extent
xi, 819 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375430855
Lccn
00034186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)44131666
Label
The blind assassin, Margaret Atwood
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm44131666
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition
Extent
xi, 819 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780375430855
Lccn
00034186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)44131666

Library Locations

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      225 NW Adams Street, McMinnville, OR, 97128, US
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      280 Garfield Street, Woodburn, OR, 97071, US
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