The Resource Exit west, Mohsin Hamid

Exit west, Mohsin Hamid

Label
Exit west
Title
Exit west
Statement of responsibility
Mohsin Hamid
Title variation
Exit west
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet--sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed. They embark on a furtive love affair, thrust into premature intimacy by the unrest roiling their city. When it explodes, turning familiar streets into a patchwork of checkpoints and bomb blasts, they begin to hear whispers about doors--doors that can whisk people far away, if perilously and for a price. As violence and the threat of violence escalate, Nadia and Saeed decide that they no longer have a choice. Leaving their homeland and their old lives behind, they find a door and step through. Exit West is an epic compressed into a slender page-turner--both completely of our time and for all time, Mohsin Hamid's most ambitious and electrifying novel yet
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamid, Mohsin
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Refugees
Label
Exit west, Mohsin Hamid
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
23 cm.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780241290088
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Exit west, Mohsin Hamid
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
23 cm.
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780241290088
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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