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The Resource Such a long journey, Rohinton Mistry

Such a long journey, Rohinton Mistry

Label
Such a long journey
Title
Such a long journey
Statement of responsibility
Rohinton Mistry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Such a Long Journey is set in Bombay against the backdrop of war in the Indian subcontinent and the birth of Bangladesh, telling the story of the peculiar way in which the conflict impinges on the lives of Gustad Noble, an ordinary man, and his family
Member of
Summary
Gustad Noble and his family live in Bombay in 1971 where he works as a bank clerk and is eventually drawn into the corrupt politics of his country
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Books in Canada First Novel Award, 1991.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 1992.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Caribbean and Canada: Best Book, 1992.
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Fiction, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
045546
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mistry, Rohinton
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Faber modern classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nineteen seventies
  • Conduct of life
  • Betrayal
  • Families
  • Families
  • Mumbai (India)
Target audience
adult
Label
Such a long journey, Rohinton Mistry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: London : Faber & Faber, 1991
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
000057098464
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780571326273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)960960094
Label
Such a long journey, Rohinton Mistry
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: London : Faber & Faber, 1991
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
000057098464
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780571326273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)960960094

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