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The Resource A marker to measure drift, Alexander Maksik

A marker to measure drift, Alexander Maksik

Label
A marker to measure drift
Title
A marker to measure drift
Statement of responsibility
Alexander Maksik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An electrifying novel tracks a woman's journey from the horrors of Charles Taylor's Liberia to abject poverty and self-exile on a Greek island, where she must grapple with a haunted past and find a way back into human society
Summary
Enduring a homeless and numb existence that she prefers over remembering the horrors of her brutal past, Jacqueline, a young Liberian, is eventually forced to confront the realities of her life and endures a journey of psychological turmoil while returning to human society
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10191027
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maksik, Alexander
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.A37
LC item number
M37 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social isolation
  • Women
  • Liberia
  • Aegean Islands (Greece and Turkey)
Target audience
adult
Label
A marker to measure drift, Alexander Maksik
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5640112
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780307962577
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012038249
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn813220886
  • (OCoLC)813220886
Label
A marker to measure drift, Alexander Maksik
Publication
Control code
5640112
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780307962577
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012038249
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn813220886
  • (OCoLC)813220886

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