The Resource The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan

The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan

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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
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Language
eng
Summary
From the winner of Australia's National Fiction Prize, author of the hugely acclaimed Gould's Book of Fish, comes a magisterial, Rashomon-like novel of love and war that traces the life of one man from World War II to the present. In the despair of a Japanese POW camp on the Thailand-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 and prospers, only to discover all that he has lost
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
N$T
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1961-
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Flanagan, Richard
Dewey number
823/.914
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not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
PR9619.3.F525
LC item number
N37 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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PerformerNote
Read by David Atlas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1924-2015
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Atlas, David
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  • Burma-Siam Railroad
  • Forced labor
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Nineteen forties
  • Prisoners of war
  • Survival
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Australia
  • Thailand
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Label
The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan
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  • Unabridged
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
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unknown
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Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781483021416
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(electronic audio bk.)
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not applicable
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
992AC607-0502-45D2-A7D5-EC46DF5E081E
System control number
  • 4095801
  • ocn886884924
  • (OCoLC)886884924
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Label
The narrow road to the deep north : a novel, Richard Flanagan
Link
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local library
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483021416
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
992AC607-0502-45D2-A7D5-EC46DF5E081E
System control number
  • 4095801
  • ocn886884924
  • (OCoLC)886884924
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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