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The Resource A bend in the river, V. S. Naipaul

A bend in the river, V. S. Naipaul

Label
A bend in the river
Title
A bend in the river
Statement of responsibility
V. S. Naipaul
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After a recent civil war, a country in the interior of Africa is under a new President, whose insane energy and crudity have made his power felt everywhere including an isolated village at a bend in the river
Summary
In an African country that has suffered revolution and civil war and that is headed by a man of almost insane energy and crudity, one restless, reflective, and isolated villager and his friends uneasily submit to the tide of events
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
046797
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
Wilson's Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-2018
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naipaul, V. S.
Dewey number
823/.9/14
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
  • PZ4.N155
  • PR9272.9.N32
LC item number
Be 1979
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Indians in Africa
  • Disillusionment in men
  • Villages
  • Colonialism
  • Extramarital affairs
  • Africa
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
Target audience
adult
Label
A bend in the river, V. S. Naipaul
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
13952201
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780394505732
Lccn
78021591 //r85
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D3987DAD18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00423089
Label
A bend in the river, V. S. Naipaul
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
13952201
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780394505732
Lccn
78021591 //r85
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D3987DAD18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00423089

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