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The Resource The shape of the ruins, Juan Gabriel Vasquez ; translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean

The shape of the ruins, Juan Gabriel Vasquez ; translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean

Label
The shape of the ruins
Title
The shape of the ruins
Statement of responsibility
Juan Gabriel Vasquez ; translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A man who was arrested for attempting to steal a suit belonging to a murdered politician from a Columbian museum sets of a series of public fixations on conspiracy theories, assassinations, and the country's historical secrets
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Is translation of
Cataloging source
YDX
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1973-
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Vásquez, Juan Gabriel
Dewey number
863/.64
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
In English, translated from the Spanish
Literary form
fiction
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1962-
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McLean, Anne
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  • Conspiracy theories
  • Political violence
  • Colombia
Label
The shape of the ruins, Juan Gabriel Vasquez ; translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Spanish in 2015 by Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial as La forma de las ruinas. First published in Great Britain in 2018 by MacLehose Press, Quercus Publishing
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
on1020312394
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9780735211148
Lccn
2018008350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The shape of the ruins, Juan Gabriel Vasquez ; translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Spanish in 2015 by Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial as La forma de las ruinas. First published in Great Britain in 2018 by MacLehose Press, Quercus Publishing
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
on1020312394
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
509 pages
Isbn
9780735211148
Lccn
2018008350
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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