跳到内容
Meeks : a novel 预览资料
关闭预览资料
正在查...

Meeks : a novel

著者: Julia Holmes
出版商: Easthampton, MA : Small Beer Press : Distributed to the trade by Consortium, ©2010.
版本/格式:   Print book : 小说 : 英语查看所有的版本和格式
数据库:WorldCat
提要:
No woman will have Ben without a proper bachelor{u2019}s suit ... and the tailor refuses to make him one. Back from war with a nameless enemy, he{u2019}s just discovered that his mother is dead and that his family home has been reassigned by the state. As if that isn{u2019}t enough, he must now find a wife, or he{u2019}ll be made a civil servant and given a permanent spot in one of the city{u2019}s oppressive  再读一些...
评估:

(尚未评估) 0 附有评论 - 争取成为第一个。

主题
更多类似这样的

 

在图书馆查找

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; 正在查找有这资料的图书馆...

详细书目

类型/形式: Political fiction
Dystopias
Fiction
材料类型: 小说
文件类型:
所有的著者/提供者: Julia Holmes
ISBN: 9781931520652 1931520658
OCLC号码: 456178966
描述: 189 pages ; 22 cm
责任: by Julia Holmes.

摘要:

A hapless bachelor must quickly find a wife--and a nice suit--or lose his freedom forever.  再读一些...

评论

社评

出版商概要

"A highly imaginative debut finds a stark Darwinian logic in a rigidly hierarchical society. . . . Holmes has fashioned a terrifying and utterly convincing world in which the perfect human being is 再读一些...

 
用户提供的评论
正在获取GoodReads评论...
正在检索DOGObooks的评论

标签

争取是第一个!

相似资料

相关主题:(2)

这资料的用户列表 (1)

确认申请

你可能已经申请过这份资料。如果还是想申请,请选确认。

链接数据


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/456178966> # Meeks : a novel
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "456178966" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/854413894#Place/easthampton_ma> ; # Easthampton, MA
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1153040> ; # Totalitarianism
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.6/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1165710> ; # Veterans
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2010" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/78167510> ; # Julia Holmes
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "No woman will have Ben without a proper bachelor{u2019}s suit ... and the tailor refuses to make him one. Back from war with a nameless enemy, he{u2019}s just discovered that his mother is dead and that his family home has been reassigned by the state. As if that isn{u2019}t enough, he must now find a wife, or he{u2019}ll be made a civil servant and given a permanent spot in one of the city{u2019}s oppressive factories. Meanwhile, Meeks, a foreigner who lives in the park and imagines he{u2019}s a member of the police, is hunted by the overzealous Brothers of Mercy. Meeks{u2019}s survival depends on his peculiar friendship with a police captain{u2014}but will that be enough to prevent his execution at the annual Independence Day celebration? A dark satire rendered with all the slapstick humor of a Buster Keaton film, Julia Holmes{u2019}s debut novel evokes the strange charm of a Haruki Murakami novel in a dystopic setting reminiscent of Margaret Atwood{u2019}s The Handmaid{u2019}s Tale. Meeks portrays a world at once hilarious and disquieting, in which frustrated revolutionaries and hopeful youths suffer alongside the lost and the condemned, just for a chance at the permanent bliss of marriage and a slice of sugar-frosted Independence Day cake."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/854413894> ;
    schema:genre "Political fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Dystopias"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Meeks : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "456178966" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/456178966#PublicationEvent/easthampton_ma_small_beer_press_distributed_to_the_trade_by_consortium_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/854413894#Agent/small_beer_press> ; # Small Beer Press
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/854413894#Agent/distributed_to_the_trade_by_consortium> ; # Distributed to the trade by Consortium
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781931520652> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/456178966> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/854413894#Agent/distributed_to_the_trade_by_consortium> # Distributed to the trade by Consortium
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Distributed to the trade by Consortium" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/854413894#Agent/small_beer_press> # Small Beer Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Small Beer Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/854413894#Place/easthampton_ma> # Easthampton, MA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Easthampton, MA" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1153040> # Totalitarianism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Totalitarianism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1165710> # Veterans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Veterans"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/78167510> # Julia Holmes
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1970" ;
    schema:familyName "Holmes" ;
    schema:givenName "Julia" ;
    schema:name "Julia Holmes" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

关闭窗口

请登入WorldCat 

没有张号吗?很容易就可以 建立免费的账号.