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The Resource Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese

Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese

Label
Cutting for stone : a novel
Title
Cutting for stone
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Verghese
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An enthralling international epic novel - the unforgettable story of twin brothers born in Ethiopia of the secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a British doctor, and the choices each of them must face as they grow to manhood
Summary
Marion and Shiva Stone, twin brothers born from a secret love affair between an Indian nun and a British surgeon in Addis Ababa, come of age in an Ethiopia on the brink of revolution, where their love for the same woman drives them apart
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Fiction, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294776
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Verghese, A.
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethiopians
  • Ethiopians
  • Twins
  • Brothers
  • Physicians
  • Ethiopia
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056773739
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
541 pages
Isbn
9780099443636
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019000615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)713453359
Label
Cutting for stone : a novel, Abraham Verghese
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056773739
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
541 pages
Isbn
9780099443636
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019000615
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)713453359

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