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The Resource The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon

The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon

Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel
Title
The Yiddish policemen's union
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Title variation
  • Yiddish Policeman's Union
  • Yiddish Policemens Union
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a heroin-addled chess prodigy
  • A murder mystery set in the imaginery Jewish homeland that is Alaska
Summary
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a heroin-addicted chess prodigy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2008.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
  • Sidewise Awards for Alternate History, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
141632
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Murder
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Alaska
Target audience
adult
Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
414 pages
Isbn
9780007149827
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2006049751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 146510
  • (OCoLC) 73140283
Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon
Publication
Copyright
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
414 pages
Isbn
9780007149827
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2006049751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 146510
  • (OCoLC) 73140283

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