The Resource Somersault : a novel, by Kenzaburo Oe ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel

Somersault : a novel, by Kenzaburo Oe ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel

Label
Somersault : a novel
Title
Somersault
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Kenzaburo Oe ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Ten years after recanting their teachings and abandoning their zealous and violent congregation, two men known only as the Patron and Guide of Humankind seek to overcome a radical faction while leading peaceful followers toward a new future
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ōe, Kenzaburō
Dewey number
895.6/35
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL858.E14
LC item number
C48813 2003
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gabriel, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Japan
Label
Somersault : a novel, by Kenzaburo Oe ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: beautiful eyes in a doglike face -- pt. 1. A hundred years -- Reunion -- Somersault -- Reading R.S. Thomas -- The Moosbrugger committee -- Guide -- A sacred wound -- A new guide -- The book already written -- Wake mania without end (1) -- Wake mania without end (II) -- Initiation of new believers -- Hallelujah -- Why patron? and why now? -- Years of exhaustion -- The clinician -- pt. 2. There's power in the place -- Acceptance and rejection (I) -- Acceptance and rejection (II) -- The quiet women -- The young fireflies -- Yonah -- The technicians -- Viewing the sacred wound -- The play at the hollow -- People like unedited videos -- Church of the new man -- A miracle -- Lessons learned -- Memories of guide -- The summer conference -- For patron -- Epilogue: the everlasting year
Control code
ocm50292609
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
570 pages
Isbn
9780802117380
Lccn
2002029746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)50292609
Label
Somersault : a novel, by Kenzaburo Oe ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: beautiful eyes in a doglike face -- pt. 1. A hundred years -- Reunion -- Somersault -- Reading R.S. Thomas -- The Moosbrugger committee -- Guide -- A sacred wound -- A new guide -- The book already written -- Wake mania without end (1) -- Wake mania without end (II) -- Initiation of new believers -- Hallelujah -- Why patron? and why now? -- Years of exhaustion -- The clinician -- pt. 2. There's power in the place -- Acceptance and rejection (I) -- Acceptance and rejection (II) -- The quiet women -- The young fireflies -- Yonah -- The technicians -- Viewing the sacred wound -- The play at the hollow -- People like unedited videos -- Church of the new man -- A miracle -- Lessons learned -- Memories of guide -- The summer conference -- For patron -- Epilogue: the everlasting year
Control code
ocm50292609
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
570 pages
Isbn
9780802117380
Lccn
2002029746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)50292609

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