The Resource Raised from the ground, (ebook)

Raised from the ground, (ebook)

Label
Raised from the ground
Title
Raised from the ground
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1980, the City of Lisbon Prize-winning Raised from the Ground follows the changing fortunes of the Mau Tempo family-poor landless peasants not unlike Saramago's own grandparents. Set in Alentejo, a southern province of Portugal known for its vast agricultural estates, the novel charts the lives of the Mau Tempos as national and international events rumble on in the background-the coming of the republic in Portugual, the two world wars, and an attempt on the dictator Salazar's life. Yet nothing really impinges on the grim reality of the farm laborers' lives until the first communist stirrings. Raised from the Ground is Saramago's most deeply personal novel, the book in which he found the signature style and voice that distinguishes all of his brilliant works
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Saramago, José
Dewey number
869.3/42
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Agricultural laborers
  • Families
  • Poor
  • Electronic books
  • Portugal
  • Portugal
  • Alentejo (Portugal)
Target audience
adult
Label
Raised from the ground, (ebook)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547840444
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12015450
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12015450
System control number
MWT12015450
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Raised from the ground, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547840444
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12015450
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12015450
System control number
MWT12015450
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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