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The Resource Year of wonders : a novel of the plague, Geraldine Brooks

Year of wonders : a novel of the plague, Geraldine Brooks

Label
Year of wonders : a novel of the plague
Title
Year of wonders
Title remainder
a novel of the plague
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine Brooks
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Anna Frith, a vicar's maid, is faced with the loss of her family, the disintegration of her local community, and a passionate, illicit love as she and her village confront the horrors of the plague, in a historical novel based on real-life events in seventeenth-century England
Summary
Eighteen-year-old Anna Frith tells the story of her remote English village, Eyam, which was infected by the plague in 1666 and where, persuaded by their vicar, the townspeople decided to quarantine themselves.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
064288
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brooks, Geraldine
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.B7153
LC item number
Y4 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plague
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel of the plague
Label
Year of wonders : a novel of the plague, Geraldine Brooks
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2012/11/21/year-of-wonders-a-novel-of-the-plague-by-geraldine-brooks/
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
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780142001431
Lccn
00052757
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 45392971
  • 370015
Label
Year of wonders : a novel of the plague, Geraldine Brooks
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2012/11/21/year-of-wonders-a-novel-of-the-plague-by-geraldine-brooks/
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
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780142001431
Lccn
00052757
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
System control number
  • 45392971
  • 370015

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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