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The Resource Disgrace, J.M. Coetzee

Disgrace, J.M. Coetzee

Label
Disgrace
Title
Disgrace
Statement of responsibility
J.M. Coetzee
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifty-two-year-old David Lurie, having lost his job and the respect of his friends and ex-wife after an affair with one of his students, retreats to his daughter's isolated small holding in South Africa where he attempts to relate to her and a society with new racial complexities
Summary
In a novel set in post-apartheid South Africa, a fifty-two-year-old college professor who has lost his job for sleeping with a student tries to relate to his daughter, Lucy, who works with an ambitious African farmer
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booker Prize, 1999.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2000.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Africa: Best Book, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
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020657
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • Pub Weekly
  • New York Times
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PR9369.3.C58
LC item number
D5 1999
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
Label
Disgrace, J.M. Coetzee
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Winner of the 1999 Booker Prize"--Dust jacket
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
20210732
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
220 pages
Isbn
9780670887316
Lccn
99055216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)48604
  • DBF40CB1126211D59B1000508BEA6469
  • (IMchF)fol05652923
Label
Disgrace, J.M. Coetzee
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Winner of the 1999 Booker Prize"--Dust jacket
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
20210732
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
220 pages
Isbn
9780670887316
Lccn
99055216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)48604
  • DBF40CB1126211D59B1000508BEA6469
  • (IMchF)fol05652923

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