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

The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya

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The watch : a novel
Title
The watch
Title remainder
a novel
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Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
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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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Title
The watch
Creator
Summary
At an outpost in the Kandahar mountain range, a team of American soldiers watches a young Afghan woman approach. She has come to ask for the return of her brother's body. The camp's tense atmosphere comes to a boil as the men argue about what to do next. Taking its cues from the Antigone myth, this novel recreates the chaos, intensity, and immediacy of war.
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Genre
Tone
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10078907
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9499.3.R596
LC item number
W38 2012
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
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The watch : a novel, Joydeep Roy-Bhattacharya
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ocn753624677
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Dimensions
cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307955890
Lccn
2011037317

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