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The long take, or, A way to lose more slowly, Robin Robertson

Label
The long take, or, A way to lose more slowly
Title
The long take, or, A way to lose more slowly
Statement of responsibility
Robin Robertson
Title variation
  • Long take
  • Way to lose more slowly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Canadian veteran of D-Day travels through New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, struggling with his memories of the war and experiencing firsthand America's postwar social and racial divisions. The story is told in verse and illustrations --
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction, 2019.
Assigning source
adapted from cover description
Awards note
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10730106
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robertson, Robin
Dewey number
821/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.O1925
LC item number
L66 2019
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Film noir
  • Journalists
  • City and town life
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • United States
  • War and military
  • Buildings
  • City and town life
  • Film noir
  • Journalists
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Race relations
  • Social conditions
  • Veterans
  • California
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a noir narrative
Label
The long take, or, A way to lose more slowly, Robin Robertson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A noir narrative"--Jacket
  • Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Picador, an imprint of Pan Macmillan, London, in 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-236)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1946 -- 1948 -- 1951 -- 1953 -- Credits
Control code
on1029780169
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780525655213
Lccn
2018008737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029780169
Label
The long take, or, A way to lose more slowly, Robin Robertson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A noir narrative"--Jacket
  • Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Picador, an imprint of Pan Macmillan, London, in 2018
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-236)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1946 -- 1948 -- 1951 -- 1953 -- Credits
Control code
on1029780169
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
237 pages
Isbn
9780525655213
Lccn
2018008737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029780169

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