The Resource The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai

The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai

Label
The inheritance of loss
Title
The inheritance of loss
Statement of responsibility
Kiran Desai
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the foothills of the Himalayas sits a once grand, now crumbling house - home to three people and a dog. There is the retired judge dreaming of colonial yesterdays; his orphaned granddaughter Sai who has fallen for her clever maths tutor; the cook, whose son Biju writes untruthful letters home from New York City; and Mutt, the judge's beloved dog. Around the house swirls mountain mist - but also the forces of revolution and change. For a new world is clashing with the old, and the future offers both hope and betrayal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desai, Kiran
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnic relations
  • Older men
  • Orphans
  • Grandparent and child
  • Teenage girls
  • Judges
  • Tutors and tutoring
  • Kānchenjunga (Nepal and India)
Label
The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780141399362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780141027289
Label
The inheritance of loss, Kiran Desai
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780141399362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780141027289

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