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The Resource The beach, Alex Garland

The beach, Alex Garland

Label
The beach
Title
The beach
Statement of responsibility
Alex Garland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. The novel describes his jungle journey to reach the island where he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise. A first novel
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garland, Alex
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6057.A639
LC item number
B4 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beaches
  • Southeast Asia
Label
The beach, Alex Garland
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
Control code
253605
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9781573220484
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96025033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 253605
  • (OCoLC)34958727
Label
The beach, Alex Garland
Publication
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
253605
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
371 pages
Isbn
9781573220484
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
96025033
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 253605
  • (OCoLC)34958727

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