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The Resource The year of the flood : a novel, Margaret Atwood

The year of the flood : a novel, Margaret Atwood

Label
The year of the flood : a novel
Title
The year of the flood
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a natural disaster predicted by a fringe religious sect's leader obliterates most human life, two survivors trapped inside respective establishments that metaphorically represent paradise and hell wonder if any of their loved ones have survived, while the outside world is overcome by gene-spliced life forms
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Summary
The times and species have been changing at a rapid rate, and the social compact is wearing as thin as environmental stability. Adam One, the kindly leader of the God's Gardeners--a religion devoted to the melding of science and religion, as well as the preservation of all plant and animal life--has long predicted a natural disaster that will alter Earth as we know it. Now it has occurred, obliterating most human life
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
324119
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.A8
LC item number
Y43 2009
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
MaddAddam trilogy
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
Label
The year of the flood : a novel, Margaret Atwood
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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
417735005
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
595 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739328507
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
The year of the flood : a novel, Margaret Atwood
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
417735005
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
595 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780739328507
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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