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The Resource Bech at bay

Bech at bay

Label
Bech at bay
Title
Bech at bay
Statement of responsibility
John Updike
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Septuagenarian Jewish American writer Henry Bech confronts new challenges in his life, including a much-coveted Nobel Prize, an honor that stuns him
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
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060127
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Updike, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Jewish American authors
  • Self-esteem in men
  • Middle-aged men
  • Jewish men
  • Authors
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Libel and slander
  • Intellectual life
  • Voyages and travels
  • Mortality
  • Men/women relations
  • Bech, Henry (Fictitious character)
  • New York City
  • Prague, Czech Republic
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a quasi-novel
Label
Bech at bay
Instantiates
Isbn
9780375403682
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375403682
  • (OCoLC)39458855
Label
Bech at bay
Isbn
9780375403682
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375403682
  • (OCoLC)39458855

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