The Resource Landing gear : a novel, by Kate Pullinger

Landing gear : a novel, by Kate Pullinger

Label
Landing gear : a novel
Title
Landing gear
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Kate Pullinger
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pakistani migrant worker Yacub is desperate to escape the poverty and violence of Karachi. That<U+2019>s how he ends up falling out of the landing gear of an airplane as it makes its way over London. He lands on the rooftop of Harriet<U+2019>s car. His survival is miraculous on a number of levels; not only does he survive the fall but he also effects a profound change in Harriet<U+2019>s family
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pullinger, Kate
Dewey number
C813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.P775
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Life change events
  • Loneliness
  • Pakistanis
  • Stowaways
  • Transcontinental flights
  • London (England)
Label
Landing gear : a novel, by Kate Pullinger
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780385681223
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn859431751
  • (OCoLC)859431751
Label
Landing gear : a novel, by Kate Pullinger
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780385681223
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn859431751
  • (OCoLC)859431751

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