The Resource Dinner at the center of the earth, Nathan Englander

Dinner at the center of the earth, Nathan Englander

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Dinner at the center of the earth
Title
Dinner at the center of the earth
Statement of responsibility
Nathan Englander
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A prisoner in a secret cell. The guard who has watched over him a dozen years. An American waitress in Paris. A young Palestinian man in Berlin who strikes up an odd friendship with a wealthy Canadian businessman. And The General, Israel's most controversial leader, who lies dying in a hospital, the only man who knows of the prisoner's existence. From these vastly different lives Nathan Englander has woven a ... portrait of a nation riven by insoluble conflict, even as the lives of its citizens become fatefully and inextricably entwined"--
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Title
Dinner at the center of the earth
Creator
Summary
"A prisoner in a secret cell. The guard who has watched over him a dozen years. An American waitress in Paris. A young Palestinian man in Berlin who strikes up an odd friendship with a wealthy Canadian businessman. And The General, Israel's most controversial leader, who lies dying in a hospital, the only man who knows of the prisoner's existence. From these vastly different lives Nathan Englander has woven a powerful, intensely suspenseful portrait of a nation riven by insoluble conflict, even as the lives of its citizens become fatefully and inextricably entwined--a political thriller of the highest order that interrogates the anguished, violent division between Israelis and Palestinians, and dramatizes the immense moral ambiguities haunting both sides. Who is right, who is wrong--who is the guard, who is truly the prisoner? A tour de force from one of America's most acclaimed voices in contemporary fiction"--
Subject
Genre
Story line
Writing style
Character
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10576353
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.N424
LC item number
D56 2017
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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Nathan Englander
Dinner at the center of the earth, Nathan Englander
Label
Dinner at the center of the earth, Nathan Englander
Publication
Note
"A novel"--Jacket
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9781524732738
Lccn
2017011795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2017011795
  • (OCoLC)966396731

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