The Resource The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan, (electronic resource)

The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan, (electronic resource)

Label
The narrow road to the deep north : a novel
Title
The narrow road to the deep north
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Richard Flanagan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the despair of a Japanese POW camp on the Thai-Burma Death Railway in 1943, Australian surgeon Dorrigo Evans is haunted by his love affair with his uncle's young wife two years earlier. His life is a daily struggle to save the men under his command from starvation, from cholera, from pitiless beatings. Until he receives a letter that will change him forever. Moving deftly from the POW camp to contemporary Australia, from the experiences of Dorrigo and his comrades to those of the Japanese guards, this savagely beautiful novel tells a story of death, love, and family; exploring the many forms of good and evil, war and truth, guilt and transcendence, as one man comes of age, prospers, only to discover all that he has lost
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flanagan, Richard
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burma-Siam Railroad
  • Forced labor
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Nineteen forties
  • Prisoners of war
  • Survival
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Australia
  • Thailand
Label
The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/1CFDACEC-0160-4B13-84EC-E355024B218F/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=362230B7-A1DF-44C1-8D5E-7B039ACAE454
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385352864
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00220710
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3942169
  • ocn883259012
  • (OCoLC)883259012
Label
The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan, (electronic resource)
Link
http://vpl.lib.overdrive.com/1CFDACEC-0160-4B13-84EC-E355024B218F/10/50/en/ContentDetails.htm?id=362230B7-A1DF-44C1-8D5E-7B039ACAE454
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385352864
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00220710
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 3942169
  • ocn883259012
  • (OCoLC)883259012

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