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The submission, Amy Waldman

Label
The submission
Title
The submission
Statement of responsibility
Amy Waldman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When a Muslim architect wins a blind contest to design a Ground Zero Memorial, a city of eleven million people takes notice. Waldman, a former bureau chief for the New York Times, explores a diversity of viewpoints around this fictional event, bringing in politicians, businessmen, journalists, activists, and normal people whose lives--whether by happenstance, choice, or even due to their country of origin--get caught up in the controversy. Incredibly, she manages to keep all the balls in the air without ever fumbling. The story is moving and keeps the pages turning, but there are also bigger themes at work: of individuals versus groups; about the purpose of art, commerce, government, and journalism in society; of how people respond to grief and terror. The result is honest, compelling, and breathtaking."--Chris Schluep, Amazon Best Book of the Month
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.A35675
LC item number
S83 2011
Literary form
fiction
Label
The submission, Amy Waldman
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn681499653
Isbn
9781250007575
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011007509
System control number
(OCoLC)681499653
Label
The submission, Amy Waldman
Publication
Control code
ocn681499653
Isbn
9781250007575
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011007509
System control number
(OCoLC)681499653

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