skip to content
Saturday Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Saturday

Author: Ian McEwan; James Wilby
Publisher: Bath, England : BBC Audiobooks, 2005.
Series: Chivers audio books.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Saturday, February 15, 2003. Henry Perowne is a contented man - a successful neurosurgeon, devoted husband and proud father of two grown-up children. Unusually, he wakes before dawn, troubled about the impending war in Iraq, and the fear that his city and his happy family life are under threat. Later, Perowne makes his way to his weekly squash game through London streets filled with anti-war protesters. A minor car  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McEwan; James Wilby
ISBN: 1405601647 9781405601641
OCLC Number: 156745954
Notes: BBC Audiobooks: CAB 2907.
Complete & unabridged.
Performer(s): Reader: James Wilby.
Description: 8 audiocassettes (9 hr., 45 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, 2 track ; in 1 container.
Series Title: Chivers audio books.
Responsibility: Ian McEwan.

Abstract:

Saturday, February 15, 2003. Henry Perowne is a contented man - a successful neurosurgeon, devoted husband and proud father of two grown-up children. Unusually, he wakes before dawn, troubled about the impending war in Iraq, and the fear that his city and his happy family life are under threat. Later, Perowne makes his way to his weekly squash game through London streets filled with anti-war protesters. A minor car accident brings him into contact with Baxter, a fidgety, aggressive young man who is to change his life irrevocably.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156745954> # Saturday
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:SoundRecording, schema:Book, bgn:CompactCassette ;
   library:oclcnum "156745954" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1218750435#Place/bath_england> ; # Bath, England
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1142291> ; # Talking books
   schema:bookFormat bgn:AudioBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32209751> ; # James Wilby
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109587997> ; # Ian McEwan
   schema:datePublished "2005" ;
   schema:description "Saturday, February 15, 2003. Henry Perowne is a contented man - a successful neurosurgeon, devoted husband and proud father of two grown-up children. Unusually, he wakes before dawn, troubled about the impending war in Iraq, and the fear that his city and his happy family life are under threat. Later, Perowne makes his way to his weekly squash game through London streets filled with anti-war protesters. A minor car accident brings him into contact with Baxter, a fidgety, aggressive young man who is to change his life irrevocably."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1218750435> ;
   schema:genre "Suspense fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1218750435#Series/chivers_audio_books> ; # Chivers audio books.
   schema:name "Saturday"@en ;
   schema:productID "156745954" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156745954#PublicationEvent/bath_england_bbc_audiobooks_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1218750435#Agent/bbc_audiobooks> ; # BBC Audiobooks
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405601641> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/156745954> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1218750435#Series/chivers_audio_books> # Chivers audio books.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156745954> ; # Saturday
   schema:name "Chivers audio books." ;
   schema:name "Chivers audio books" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1142291> # Talking books
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Talking books"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109587997> # Ian McEwan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1948" ;
   schema:familyName "McEwan" ;
   schema:givenName "Ian" ;
   schema:name "Ian McEwan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32209751> # James Wilby
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wilby" ;
   schema:givenName "James" ;
   schema:name "James Wilby" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405601641>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1405601647" ;
   schema:isbn "9781405601641" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.