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The Resource The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya

The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya

Label
The watch : a novel
Title
The watch
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"At a stark outpost in the Kandahar mountain range, a team of American soldiers watches a young Afghan woman approach. She has come to beg for the return of her brother's body. The camp's tense, claustrophobic atmosphere comes to a boil as the men argue about what to do next. Taking its cues from the Antigone myth, this significant, eloquent novel recreates the chaos, intensity, and immediacy of war, and conveys the inevitable repercussions felt by the soldiers, their families, and by one sister"--
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YDXCP
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Roy-Bhattacharya, Joydeep
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Afghan War, 2001-
Label
The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Antigone -- Lieutenant -- Medic -- Ismene -- Second lieutenant -- First sergeant -- Lieutenant's journal -- Captain
Control code
ocn812068482
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780307955913
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011037317
Label
The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Antigone -- Lieutenant -- Medic -- Ismene -- Second lieutenant -- First sergeant -- Lieutenant's journal -- Captain
Control code
ocn812068482
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780307955913
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011037317

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