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The Resource Sophie's choice, William Styron

Sophie's choice, William Styron

Label
Sophie's choice
Title
Sophie's choice
Statement of responsibility
William Styron
Title variation
Sophies choice
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Brooklyn in 1947, this novel tells the story of Sophie, a Polish Catholic immigrant who is haunted by her memories of the concentration camp in wartime Europe and the terrible choice she was forced to make
Member of
Summary
As the fierce lovemaking and fights of Nathan, a paranoiac Jewish intellectual, and Sophie, a Polish-Catholic concentration-camp survivor, intensify, Stingo, a writer who lives below them in a cheap rooming house, becomes more and more involved in their lives
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
National Book Award for Fiction, 1980.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
058171
Cataloging source
VEGS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Styron, William
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1260
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Young men
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Young men
  • War victims
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Sophie's choice, William Styron
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Vintage classics" -- Cover
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
000041627586
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
632 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780099470441
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)225329493
Label
Sophie's choice, William Styron
Publication
Note
"Vintage classics" -- Cover
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
000041627586
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
632 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780099470441
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)225329493

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