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The Resource 54, Wu Ming ; translated from the Italian by Shaun Whiteside

54, Wu Ming ; translated from the Italian by Shaun Whiteside

Label
54
Title
54
Statement of responsibility
Wu Ming ; translated from the Italian by Shaun Whiteside
Title variation
Fifty-four
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Set during the height of the Cold War--with the world divided into East and West--this novel features Italian partisans, KGB agents, Parisian lowlifes, and cameos by David Niven, Marshal Tito, and Grace Kelly in a cinematic romp that is by turns edgy social satire and modern comic send up
Member of
Summary
It is 1954 - the height of the Cold War - and these three are on a thrilling path toward an intersection that will involve the nascent KGB, Joseph McCarthy, Frances Farmer, Parisian lowlifes, Marshal Tito, David Niven, James Bond, and a very special television set called the McGuffin Electric
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
145082
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
853.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
54, Wu Ming ; translated from the Italian by Shaun Whiteside
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
549 pages
Isbn
9780151013807
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2005033437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm62341517
  • OCoLC
Label
54, Wu Ming ; translated from the Italian by Shaun Whiteside
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
549 pages
Isbn
9780151013807
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2005033437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm62341517
  • OCoLC

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