The Resource Seeing, (ebook)

Seeing, (ebook)

Label
Seeing
Title
Seeing
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On election day in the capital, it is raining so hard that no one has bothered to come out to vote. The politicians are growing jittery. Should they reschedule the elections for another day? Around three o'clock, the rain finally stops. Promptly at four, voters rush to the polling stations, as if they had been ordered to appear. But when the ballots are counted, more than 70 percent are blank. The citizens are rebellious. A state of emergency is declared. But are the authorities acting too precipitously? Or even blindly? The word evokes terrible memories of the plague of blindness that hit the city four years before, and of the one woman who kept her sight. Could she be behind the blank ballots? A police superintendent is put on the case. What begins as a satire on governments and the sometimes dubious efficacy of the democratic system turns into something far more sinister. A singular novel from the author of Blindness
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Saramago, José
Dewey number
869
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Costa, Margaret Jull
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Harvest book
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  • Elections
  • Boycotts
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Seeing, (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
9780547544717
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12020103
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12020103
System control number
MWT12020103
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Seeing, (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
9780547544717
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12020103
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12020103
System control number
MWT12020103
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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