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The Resource Snow, Orhan Pamuk ; translated [from the Turkish] by Maureen Freely

Snow, Orhan Pamuk ; translated [from the Turkish] by Maureen Freely

Label
Snow
Title
Snow
Statement of responsibility
Orhan Pamuk ; translated [from the Turkish] by Maureen Freely
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • tur
  • eng
Summary
As the snow begins to fall, a journalist arrives in the remote city of Kars on the Turkish border. Kars is a troubled place - there's a suicide epidemic among its young women, Islamists are poised to win the local elections, and the head of the intelligence service is viciously effective. When the growing blizzard cuts off the outside world, the stage is set for a terrible and desperate act
Related
Member of
Summary
After years of lonely political exile, Turkish poet Ka returns to Istanbul to attend his mother's funeral and learns about a series of suicides among pious girls forbidden to wear headscarves
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
125617
Cataloging source
VFRK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pamuk, Orhan
Dewey number
894.3533
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Turkish
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Freely, Maureen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalists
  • Islam and politics
  • Turkey
Target audience
adult
Label
Snow, Orhan Pamuk ; translated [from the Turkish] by Maureen Freely
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000025558678
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
436 pages
Isbn
9780571218318
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004426790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)55131218
Label
Snow, Orhan Pamuk ; translated [from the Turkish] by Maureen Freely
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000025558678
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
436 pages
Isbn
9780571218318
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004426790
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)55131218

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