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The Resource The wind-up bird chronicle, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin

The wind-up bird chronicle, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin

Label
The wind-up bird chronicle
Title
The wind-up bird chronicle
Statement of responsibility
Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Member of
Summary
While searching for his missing wife, Japanese lawyer Toru Okada has strange experiences and meets strange characters. A woman wants phone sex, a man describes wartime torture, he finds himself at the bottom of a well. Part detective story, part philosophical meditation
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1997.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
005407
Cataloging source
DPB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murakami, Haruki
Dewey number
895.6/35
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL856.U673
LC item number
N4513 1998
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rubin, Jay
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Japan
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
Label
The wind-up bird chronicle, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This translation originally published in hardcover in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1997"--T.p. verso
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
19504817
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
607 pages
Isbn
9780679775430
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm39915729
Label
The wind-up bird chronicle, Haruki Murakami ; translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This translation originally published in hardcover in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1997"--T.p. verso
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
19504817
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
607 pages
Isbn
9780679775430
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm39915729

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