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The Resource The Feast of the Goat, Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman

The Feast of the Goat, Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman

Label
The Feast of the Goat
Title
The Feast of the Goat
Statement of responsibility
Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Returning to her native Dominican Republic, forty-nine-year-old Urania Cabral discovers that Rafael Trujillo, the depraved dictator called "the Goat," still reigns over his inner circle, which includes Urania's father, with brutality and blackmail
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Summary
Returning to her native Domincan Republic, forty-nine-year-old Urania Cabral, discovers that Rafael Trujillo, the depraved dictator called the Goat by the Domincans, still reigns over his inner circle, which includes Urania's father, with brutality and blackmail, but soon an uprising against him will result in a revolution that will have profound consequences.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2001.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
065403
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vargas Llosa, Mario
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ8498.32.A65
LC item number
F5413 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Grossman, Edith
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leonidas
  • Presidents
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Women lawyers
  • Dictators
  • Assassination
  • Dominican Republic
Target audience
adult
Label
The Feast of the Goat, Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman
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 American edition.
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780374154769
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
46836823
Label
The Feast of the Goat, Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated from the Spanish by Edith Grossman
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 American edition.
Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780374154769
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001033480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
46836823

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