The Resource Man walks into a room : a novel, Nicole Krauss

Man walks into a room : a novel, Nicole Krauss

Label
Man walks into a room : a novel
Title
Man walks into a room
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Nicole Krauss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
AKD
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Krauss, Nicole
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3611.R38
LC item number
M36 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • College teachers
  • Memory transfer
  • Atomic bomb
  • Amnesia
  • Nevada
Summary expansion
A luminous and unforgettable first novel by an astonishing new voice in fiction, hailed by "Esquire magazine as "one of America's best young writers." Samson Greene, a young and popular professor at Columbia, is found wandering in the Nevada desert. When his wife, Anna, comes to bring him home, she finds a man who remembers nothing, not even his own name. The removal of a small brain tumor saves his life, but his memories beyond the age of twelve are permanently lost. Here is the story of a keenly intelligent, sensitive man returned to a life in which everything is strange and new. An emigrant from his own life, set free from all that once defined him, Samson Greene believes he has nothing left to lose. So, when a charismatic scientist asks him to participate in a bold experiment, he agrees. Launched into a turbulent journey that takes him to the furthest extremes of solitude and intimacy, what he gains is nothing short of the revelation of what it means to be human
Label
Man walks into a room : a novel, Nicole Krauss
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Nan A. Talese, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53872728
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780385721912
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001053699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)53872728
Label
Man walks into a room : a novel, Nicole Krauss
Publication
Note
Originally published: Nan A. Talese, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm53872728
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780385721912
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001053699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)53872728

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