The Resource Solar : a novel, Ian McEwan

Solar : a novel, Ian McEwan

Label
Solar : a novel
Title
Solar
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ian McEwan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Nobel Prize-winning scientist coasts through his professional life as his fifth marriage disintegrates, but gets an unexpected chance at redemption when he is called on to save humanity from environmental disaster
Summary
Nobel Prize-winning scientist Michael Beard is coasting through his professional life, making no real contribution since he won his award, while his fifth marriage is in danger due to his, and his wife's, infidelities; but he gets a chance at redemption when he is called on to save humanity from environmental disaster.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
342985
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McEwan, Ian
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6063.C4
LC item number
S65 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle-aged men
  • Physicists
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Marital conflict
  • Global warming
  • Satirical fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Solar : a novel, Ian McEwan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
462881756
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780385533416
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009046508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Solar : a novel, Ian McEwan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
462881756
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9780385533416
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009046508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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