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The Resource The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay : a novel, Michael Chabon

The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay : a novel, Michael Chabon

Label
The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay : a novel
Title
The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Title variation
Amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1939 New York City, Joe Kavalier, a refugee from Hitler's Prague, joins forces with his Brooklyn-born cousin, Sammy Clay, to create comic-book superheroes inspired by their own fantasies, fears, and dreams
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2001.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
019430
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H15
LC item number
A82 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1170
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Heroes in mass media
  • Czech Americans
  • Young men
  • Cartoonists
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay : a novel, Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1002619884 donated by the Bookworms in memory of Kay Shumate
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
639 pages :
Isbn
9780679450047
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00029063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
00029063
Label
The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay : a novel, Michael Chabon
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1002619884 donated by the Bookworms in memory of Kay Shumate
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
639 pages :
Isbn
9780679450047
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00029063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
00029063

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