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A week in December, Sebastian Faulks

Label
A week in December
Title
A week in December
Statement of responsibility
Sebastian Faulks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
London, the week before Christmas, 2007. Over seven days we follow the lives of seven major characters: a hedge fund manager trying to bring off the biggest trade of his career; a professional footballer recently arrived from Poland; a young lawyer with little work and too much time to speculate; a student who has been led astray by Islamist theory; a hack book-reviewer; a schoolboy hooked on skunk and reality TV; and a Tube train driver whose Circle Line train joins these and countless other lives together in a daily loop. With daring skill, the novel pieces together the complex patterns and crossings of modern urban life. Greed, the dehumanising effects of the electronic age and the fragmentation of society are some of the themes dealt with in this savagely humorous book
Cataloging source
NLE
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6056.A89
LC item number
W44 2010
Literary form
novels
A week in December, Sebastian Faulks
Label
A week in December, Sebastian Faulks
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Hutchinson, 2009
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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
ocn748773996
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Dimensions
20 cm
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Extent
392 pages
Isbn
9780099563068
Media category
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Media MARC source
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Media type code
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System control number
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