The Resource The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat

The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat

Label
The dew breaker
Title
The dew breaker
Statement of responsibility
Edwidge Danticat
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A scarred Brooklyn resident remembers his past life as a Haitian torturer in the 1960s, a period during which he waged personal and political battles before moving to New York, where his past continued to haunt him throughout his marriage and parenthood.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121776
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Danticat, Edwidge
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haitian Americans
  • Torture
  • Haiti
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The book of the dead -- Seven -- Water child -- The book of miracles -- Night talkers -- The bridal seamtress -- Monkey tails -- The funeral singer -- The dew breaker
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9781400041145
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2003060788
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm52838918
  • OCoLC
Label
The dew breaker, Edwidge Danticat
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The book of the dead -- Seven -- Water child -- The book of miracles -- Night talkers -- The bridal seamtress -- Monkey tails -- The funeral singer -- The dew breaker
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
244 pages
Isbn
9781400041145
Isbn Type
(hd.cov.)
Lccn
2003060788
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm52838918
  • OCoLC

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