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The Resource The lacuna : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver

The lacuna : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver

Label
The lacuna : a novel
Title
The lacuna
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Barbara Kingsolver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of Harrison William Shepherd, a man caught between two worlds -- Mexico and the United States in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s -- and whose search for identity takes readers to the heart of the twentieth century's most tumultuous events"--Provided by publisher
Summary
Harrison William Shepherd, a highly observant writer, is caught between two worlds--in Mexico, working for communists Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo and Leon Trotsky, and later in America, where he is caught up in the patriotism of World War II
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
  • Orange Prize for Fiction, 2010.
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329994
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kingsolver, Barbara
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Subversive activities
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Americans
  • North Carolina
  • Mexico
Target audience
adult
Label
The lacuna : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000044576771
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
507 p.
Isbn
9780571252640
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Label
The lacuna : a novel, by Barbara Kingsolver
Publication
Control code
000044576771
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
507 p.
Isbn
9780571252640
Isbn Type
(pbk)

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