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The Resource No. 4 Imperial Lane : a novel, Jonathan Weisman

No. 4 Imperial Lane : a novel, Jonathan Weisman

Label
No. 4 Imperial Lane : a novel
Title
No. 4 Imperial Lane
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Weisman
Title variation
Number four Imperial Lane
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From post-punk Brighton to revolutionary Angola, an incredible coming-of-age story that stretches across nations and decades, reminding us what it really means to come home. It's 1988 at the University of Sussex, where kids sport Mohawks and light up to the otherworldly sounds of the Cocteau Twins, as conversation drifts from structuralism to Thatcher to the bloody Labour Students. Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, David Heller has taken a job as a live-in aide to current quadriplegic and former playboy, Hans Bromwell--in part to extend his stay studying abroad, but in truth, he's looking to escape his own family still paralyzed by the death of his younger sister ten years on. When David moves into the Bromwell house, his life becomes quickly entwined with those of Hans, his alcoholic sister, Elizabeth, and her beautiful fatherless daughter, as they navigate their new role as fallen aristocracy. As David befriends the Bromwells, the details behind the family's staggering fall from grace are slowly revealed: How Elizabeth's love affair with a Portuguese physician carried the young English girl right into the bloody battlefields of colonial Africa, where an entire continent bellowed for independence, and a single event left a family broken forever."--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weisman, Jonathan
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3623.E4546
LC item number
N6 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College students
  • Americans
  • Angola
Target audience
adult
Label
No. 4 Imperial Lane : a novel, Jonathan Weisman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781455530458
Lccn
2015019412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn898164303
  • (Sirsi) o898164303
  • (OCoLC)898164303
Label
No. 4 Imperial Lane : a novel, Jonathan Weisman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
341 pages
Isbn
9781455530458
Lccn
2015019412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn898164303
  • (Sirsi) o898164303
  • (OCoLC)898164303

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