The Resource Nemesis, Philip Roth

Nemesis, Philip Roth

Label
Nemesis
Title
Nemesis
Statement of responsibility
Philip Roth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 'the stifling heat of equatorial Newark', a terrifying epidemic is raging, threatening the children of the New Jersey city with maiming, paralysis, life-long disability, even death
Summary
In 1944 Newark, devoted playground director Bucky Cantor, sidelined from the war due to his poor eyesight, watches in horror as the city's polio epidemic begins to ravage the children on his playground
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
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360197
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1933-
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Roth, Philip
Dewey number
813.5'4
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Poliomyelitis
  • Epidemics
  • Recreation leaders
  • Newark (N.J.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Nemesis, Philip Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2010
Extent
230 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602858985
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781407474052
Label
Nemesis, Philip Roth
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2010
Extent
230 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602858985
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781407474052

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