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Fugitive pieces, Anne Michaels

Label
Fugitive pieces
Title
Fugitive pieces
Statement of responsibility
Anne Michaels
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The interlocking stories of three men of different generations whose lives are transformed by the events and shifting effects of the same war:" Jakob Beer, traumatically orphaned as a young boy during the Second World War, Athos Roussos, the scientist scholar who takes him in, and Ben, a young professor in Toronto
Summary
After witnessing his parents' murder and being rescued by Athos, a Greek geologist who smuggles him out of Poland, Jakob Beer looks back on his life as a fugitive
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Books in Canada First Novel Award, 1996.
  • Guardian First Book Award, 1997.
  • Orange Prize for Fiction, 1997.
  • Toronto Book Awards, 1997.
  • Trillium Book Award, 1996.
  • Canadian Jewish Book Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
045082
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Michaels, Anne
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M453
LC item number
F84 1997b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Large type books
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Fugitive pieces, Anne Michaels
Instantiates
Publication
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
20816402
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
A large print ed.
Extent
355 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786212002
Lccn
97024456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37141202
  • (OCoLC)37141202
Label
Fugitive pieces, Anne Michaels
Publication
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
20816402
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
A large print ed.
Extent
355 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786212002
Lccn
97024456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37141202
  • (OCoLC)37141202

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