The Resource The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma

The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma

Label
The fishermen
Title
The fishermen
Statement of responsibility
by Chigozie Obionma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a small town in western Nigeria, four young brothers - the youngest is nine, the oldest fifteen - use their strict father's absence from home to go fishing at a forbidden local river. They encounter a dangerous local madman who predicts that the oldest brother will be killed by another. This prophesy breaks their strong bond, and unleashes a tragic chain of events of almost mythic proportions. Passionate and bold, The Fishermen is a breathtakingly beautiful novel, firmly rooted in the best of African storytelling. With this powerful debut, Chigozie Obioma emerges as one of the most ori
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Obioma, Chigozie
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.O2756
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers
  • Fratricide
  • Nigeria
Label
The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2139533
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Epigraphs; Map; 1 FISHERMEN; 2 THE RIVER; 3 THE EAGLE; 4 THE PYTHON; 5 THE METAMORPHOSIS; 6 THE MADMAN; 7 THE FALCONER; 8 THE LOCUSTS; 9 THE SPARROW; 10 THE FUNGUS; 11 THE SPIDERS; 12 THE SEARCHDOG; 13 THE LEECH; 14 THE LEVIATHAN; 15 THE TADPOLE; 16 THE ROOSTERS; 17 THE MOTH; 18 THE EGRETS; Acknowledgements
Control code
ocn904517950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925113631
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1C4D6EA6-810E-4D02-968A-EC0FA522DA51
System control number
(OCoLC)904517950
Label
The fishermen, by Chigozie Obionma
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2139533
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
About the Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Epigraphs; Map; 1 FISHERMEN; 2 THE RIVER; 3 THE EAGLE; 4 THE PYTHON; 5 THE METAMORPHOSIS; 6 THE MADMAN; 7 THE FALCONER; 8 THE LOCUSTS; 9 THE SPARROW; 10 THE FUNGUS; 11 THE SPIDERS; 12 THE SEARCHDOG; 13 THE LEECH; 14 THE LEVIATHAN; 15 THE TADPOLE; 16 THE ROOSTERS; 17 THE MOTH; 18 THE EGRETS; Acknowledgements
Control code
ocn904517950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781925113631
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1C4D6EA6-810E-4D02-968A-EC0FA522DA51
System control number
(OCoLC)904517950

Library Locations

  • Broadbeach LibraryBorrow it
    61 Sunshine Boulevard, Mermaid Waters, QLD, 4218, AU
    -28.035507 153.424153
  • Burleigh Heads LibraryBorrow it
    Park Avenue, Burleigh Heads, QLD, 4220, AU
    -28.090304 153.452264
  • Burleigh Waters LibraryBorrow it
    Corner Christine Avenue and Galeen Drive, Burleigh Waters, QLD, 4220, AU
    -28.081169 153.432148
  • Coolangatta LibraryBorrow it
    Level 1, The Strand, Corner Marine Parade and Dutton Street, Coolangatta, QLD, 4225, AU
    -28.166856 153.537057
  • Elanora LibraryBorrow it
    The Pines Shopping Centre, Guineas Creek Road, Elanora, QLD, 4221, AU
    -28.135667 153.469567
  • Helensvale LibraryBorrow it
    Helensvale Plaza, Corner Lindfield Road and Sir John Overall Drive, Helensvale, QLD, 4212, AU
    -27.922595 153.3341
  • Local Studies LibraryBorrow it
    Corner Garden and Lawson Streets, Southport, QLD, 4215, AU
    -27.970549 153.412387
  • Mobile LibraryBorrow it
    Gold Coast, QLD, AU
  • Nerang LibraryBorrow it
    Corner White and Price Streets, Nerang, QLD, 4211, AU
    -27.991463 153.335174
  • Palm Beach Community Lounge and LibraryBorrow it
    Eleventh Avenue, Palm Beach, QLD, 4221, AU
    -28.117206 153.467597
  • Robina LibraryBorrow it
    196 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina, QLD, 4226, AU
    -28.076691 153.38214
  • Runaway Bay LibraryBorrow it
    Lae Drive, Runaway Bay, QLD, 4216, AU
    -27.91145 153.399086
  • Southport LibraryBorrow it
    Corner Garden and Lawson Streets, Southport, QLD, 4215, AU
    -27.970549 153.412387
  • Upper Coomera LibraryBorrow it
    Corner Reserve and Abraham Roads, Upper Coomera, QLD, 4209, AU
    -27.869062 153.304254
Processing Feedback ...