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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
A white woman is gang-raped by blacks in this novel on post-apartheid South Africa. But she understands such settling of scores is inevitable, given what whites did to blacks, and she keeps the baby. By the author of Waiting for the barbarians
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.
Awards note
Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020657
Cataloging source
JRS
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9369.3.C58
LC item number
D5 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Disgrace, J.M. Coetzee
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Great Britain : Secker & Warburg, 1999
  • Novel
Control code
4709557
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780140296402
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99055216
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45369238
  • (OCoLC)45369238
Label
Disgrace, J.M. Coetzee
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Great Britain : Secker & Warburg, 1999
  • Novel
Control code
4709557
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
220 p.
Isbn
9780140296402
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99055216
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45369238
  • (OCoLC)45369238

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