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The Resource Midnight's children, Salman Rushdie ; with an introduction by Anita Desai

Midnight's children, Salman Rushdie ; with an introduction by Anita Desai

Label
Midnight's children
Title
Midnight's children
Statement of responsibility
Salman Rushdie ; with an introduction by Anita Desai
Title variation
Midnights children
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born at the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, the exact moment of India's independence, Saleem Sinai becomes inextricably linked to that of his nation and is a whirlwind of disasters and triumphs that mirror modern India's course.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booker Prize, 1981.
  • James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, 1981.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053434
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rushdie, Salman
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.U757
LC item number
M5 1995
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1120
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
217
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infants switched at birth
  • Islam
  • Hinduism
  • Children of the rich
  • Poor children
  • Supernatural
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
Midnight's children, Salman Rushdie ; with an introduction by Anita Desai
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxiii)
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 589 p.
Isbn
9780679444626
Lccn
95234890
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679444626
  • (OCoLC)33395438
Label
Midnight's children, Salman Rushdie ; with an introduction by Anita Desai
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxiii)
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 589 p.
Isbn
9780679444626
Lccn
95234890
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679444626
  • (OCoLC)33395438

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