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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
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. Two women have survived: Ren, a young trapeze dancer locked inside the high-end sex club Scales and Tails, and Toby, a God's Gardener barricaded inside a luxurious spa where many of the treatments are edible
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
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
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetic engineering
  • Environmental disasters
  • Regression (Civilization)
Target audience
adult
Label
The year of the flood : a novel, Margaret Atwood
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
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
434 pages
Isbn
9780385528771
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009005901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 290468655
  • (OCoLC)290468655
Label
The year of the flood : a novel, Margaret Atwood
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
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
434 pages
Isbn
9780385528771
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009005901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 290468655
  • (OCoLC)290468655

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