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The Resource Detective story, Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson

Detective story, Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson

Label
Detective story
Title
Detective story
Statement of responsibility
Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • hun
  • eng
Summary
The imprisoned former torturer for a defunct South American dictatorship recounts his involvement in the surveillance, torture, and assassination of a prominent man and his son whose principled but passive opposition to the regime left them vulnerable to the secret police
Member of
Awards note
Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, 2002.
Cataloging source
DLC
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1929-2016-
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Kertész, Imre
Dewey number
894/.511334
Index
no index present
LC call number
PH3281.K3815
LC item number
D4813 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilkinson, Tim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torture
  • Political crimes and offenses
  • Murder
Label
Detective story, Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as Detektívtörténet, Magvető, Budapest in 1977
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780307266446
Lccn
2007040216
System control number
  • 1578894
  • ocn173502837
  • (OCoLC)173502837
Label
Detective story, Imre Kertész ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson
Publication
Note
Originally published as Detektívtörténet, Magvető, Budapest in 1977
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780307266446
Lccn
2007040216
System control number
  • 1578894
  • ocn173502837
  • (OCoLC)173502837

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