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The Resource Empire of the sun, J.G. Ballard

Empire of the sun, J.G. Ballard

Label
Empire of the sun
Title
Empire of the sun
Statement of responsibility
J.G. Ballard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A young boy living in China at the outbreak of World War II is separated from his wealthy parents, forced to forage for survival in Shanghai's foreign quarter, interned in a Japanese prison camp, and, eventually, reunited with his parents
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Guardian First Book Award, 1983.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 1984.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014030
Cataloging source
UKM
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1930-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ballard, J. G.
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
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1130
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Charnwood library series
  • Charnwood large type
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Empire of the sun, J.G. Ballard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: London : Gollancz, 1984
  • Published in large print
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
16854247
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
465 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780708982709
Lccn
gb8517319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
1 map
Label
Empire of the sun, J.G. Ballard
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: London : Gollancz, 1984
  • Published in large print
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
16854247
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
465 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780708982709
Lccn
gb8517319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
1 map

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