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The Resource A bend in the river, V.S. Naipaul ; introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick

A bend in the river, V.S. Naipaul ; introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick

Label
A bend in the river
Title
A bend in the river
Statement of responsibility
V.S. Naipaul ; introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1979, a Bend in the River is a novel of the politics and society of postcolonial Africa. Salim, a young Indian man, moves to a town on a bend in the river of a recently independent nation. As Salim strives to establish his business, he comes to be closely involved with the fluid and dangerous politics of the newly created state, the remnants of the old regime clashing inevitably with the new
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-2018-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naipaul, V. S.
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9272.9.N32
LC item number
B4 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Indians
  • Political fiction
Label
A bend in the river, V.S. Naipaul ; introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This work was originally published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., in hardcover and in slightly different form in 1979"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780679722021
Lccn
96052567 //r98
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 96052567 //r98
  • 748200
Label
A bend in the river, V.S. Naipaul ; introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick
Publication
Note
"This work was originally published by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., in hardcover and in slightly different form in 1979"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Modern Library ed.
Extent
xv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780679722021
Lccn
96052567 //r98
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 96052567 //r98
  • 748200

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