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The Finkler question, Howard Jacobson

Label
The Finkler question
Title
The Finkler question
Statement of responsibility
Howard Jacobson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A scorching story of friendship and loss, exclusion and belonging, and of the wisdom and humanity of maturity. Funny, furious, unflinching, this extraordinary novel shows one of our finest writers at his brilliant best
Summary
Julian Treslove, a radio producer, and Samuel Finkler, a Jewish philosopher, have been friends since childhood and, as they enter middle age, they reminisce over their struggles with self-identity, anti-Semitism, women, love, and the past
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Man Booker Prize, 2010.
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371561
Cataloging source
NOV
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Jacobson, Howard
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Jewish authors
  • Older men
  • Male friendship
  • Teachers
  • Radio producers and directors
Target audience
adult
Label
The Finkler question, Howard Jacobson
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000045842043
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9781408809105
Label
The Finkler question, Howard Jacobson
Publication
Control code
000045842043
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9781408809105

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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