The Resource The furnace, Prentis Rollins

The furnace, Prentis Rollins

Label
The furnace
Title
The furnace
Statement of responsibility
Prentis Rollins
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One decision. Thousands of lives ruined. Can someone ever repent for the sins of their past? When Professor Walton Honderich was a young grad student, he participated in a government prison program and committed an act that led to the death of his friend, the brilliant physicist Marc Lepore, and resulted in unimaginable torment for an entire class of people across the United States. Twenty years later, now an insecure father slipping into alcoholism, Walton struggles against the ghosts that haunt him in a futuristic New York City. WITh full-color art and a cutting-edge critique of our increasingly technological world, The Furnace speaks fluently to the terrifying scope of the surveillance state, the dangerous allure of legacy, and the hope of redemption despite our flaws
Summary
When Professor Walton Honderich was a young grad student, he participated in a government prison program and committed an act that led to the death of his friend and resulted in unimaginable torment for an entire class of people across the United States. Twenty years later, now an insecure father slipping into alcoholism, Walton struggles against the ghosts that haunt him in a futuristic New York City
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10679396
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rollins, Prentis
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prisons
  • Physicists
  • Redemption
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adult
Label
The furnace, Prentis Rollins
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780765398680
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The furnace, Prentis Rollins
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780765398680
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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