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The Resource Anathem, Neal Stephenson

Anathem, Neal Stephenson

Label
Anathem
Title
Anathem
Statement of responsibility
Neal Stephenson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raz, a mathematician, is among a cohort of secluded scientists and philosophers who are called upon to save the world from impending catastrophe
Summary
Having lived in a monastery since childhood, away from the violent upheavals of the outside world, Raz becomes one of a group of formerly cloistered scholars who are appointed by a fear-driven higher power to avert an impending catastrophe
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
271022
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stephenson, Neal
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.T3868
LC item number
A53 2008
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life on other planets
  • Disasters
  • Monasteries
  • Philosophy
  • Mathematics
Target audience
adult
Label
Anathem, Neal Stephenson
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2009/02/27/anathem-by-neal-stephenson/
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 937 pages
Isbn
9780061694943
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008013175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 191930336
  • (OCoLC)191930336
Label
Anathem, Neal Stephenson
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2009/02/27/anathem-by-neal-stephenson/
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 937 pages
Isbn
9780061694943
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008013175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 191930336
  • (OCoLC)191930336

Library Locations

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      7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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