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The Resource Diary of a bad year, J.M. Coetzee

Diary of a bad year, J.M. Coetzee

Label
Diary of a bad year
Title
Diary of a bad year
Statement of responsibility
J.M. Coetzee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Se䮯r C, " an aging author, has been asked by his German publisher to write his thoughts on the state of the world. These thoughts address a wide range of subjects and include a scathing indictment of Bush, Cheney and Blair, as well as a witheringly honest examination of everything from Machiavelli to intelligent design. Meanwhile, the writer hires a young woman to type his manuscript. The relationship that develops has a profound effect on both of them
Summary
Fulfilling a publisher assignment to share his opinion on the state of the world, aging writing Senor C pens a scathing indictment of western leaders, education, and other topics, an endeavor that is marked by his budding relationship with a new assistant
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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204788
Cataloging source
DLC
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1940-
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Coetzee, J. M.
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print basic
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  • Friendship
  • Young women
  • Older authors
  • Authors
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Diary of a bad year, J.M. Coetzee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000042717235
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
376 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410407146
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008005806
Label
Diary of a bad year, J.M. Coetzee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000042717235
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
376 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410407146
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008005806

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