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The Resource Last orders, Graham Swift

Last orders, Graham Swift

Label
Last orders
Title
Last orders
Statement of responsibility
Graham Swift
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Four men once close to Jack Dodds, meet to carry out his last wish : to have his ashes scattered into the sea - For her own reasons, Jack's widow declines to join them; This title is also available as a film
Summary
In England three working-class buddies, united by pub-drinking and World War II experiences, drive the ashes of the fourth to the sea. In the process emerge the lives of four families and the reason no wife came
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1997.
  • Booker Prize, 1996.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 1996.
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058364
Cataloging source
VBAY
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1949-
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Swift, Graham
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Older men
  • Death
  • Male friendship
  • English fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Last orders, Graham Swift
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Winner of the 1996 Booker Prize
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000062034745
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
323 p.
Isbn
9780330345606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)655284260
Label
Last orders, Graham Swift
Publication
Note
Winner of the 1996 Booker Prize
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000062034745
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
323 p.
Isbn
9780330345606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)655284260

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