The Resource The white tiger : a novel, Aravind Adiga

The white tiger : a novel, Aravind Adiga

Label
The white tiger : a novel
Title
The white tiger
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Aravind Adiga
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Balram Halwai is a complicated man. Servant. Philosopher. Entrepreneur. Murderer. Over the course of seven nights, by the scattered light of a preposterous chandelier, Balram tells the terrible and transfixing story of how he came to be a success in life -- having nothing but his own wits to help him along
Summary
When he relocates to New Delhi to take a new job, Balram Halwai is disillusioned by the city's materialism and technology-spawned violence, a circumstance that forces him to question his loyalties, ambitions, and past
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Man Booker Prize, 2008.
Awards note
Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
249926
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adiga, Aravind
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.A35
LC item number
W47 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chauffeurs
  • Poor
  • Ambition
  • Businesspeople
  • Bangalore (India)
  • Ambition
  • Businesspeople
  • Chauffeurs
  • Poor
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
The white tiger : a novel, Aravind Adiga
Link
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
ocn166373034
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781416562597
Lccn
2007045527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416562597
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)166373034
Label
The white tiger : a novel, Aravind Adiga
Link
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
ocn166373034
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781416562597
Lccn
2007045527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781416562597
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)166373034

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