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The Resource Nemesis, Philip Roth

Nemesis, Philip Roth

Label
Nemesis
Title
Nemesis
Statement of responsibility
Philip Roth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Nemesis' is the story of a wartime polio epidemic in the summer of 1944 and the effect it has on a closely knit, family-oriented Newark community and it's children
Summary
In 1944 Newark, devoted playground director Bucky Cantor, sidelined from the war due to his poor eyesight, watches in horror as the city's polio epidemic begins to ravage the children on his playground
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
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360197
Cataloging source
DLC
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1933-
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Roth, Philip
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3568.O855
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Vintage books
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  • Poliomyelitis
  • Playgrounds
  • Newark (N.J.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Nemesis, Philip Roth
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
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780307475008
Lccn
2011011147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Nemesis, Philip Roth
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First Vintage International edition.
Extent
280 pages
Isbn
9780307475008
Lccn
2011011147
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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