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The Resource Burial rites, Hannah Kent

Burial rites, Hannah Kent

Label
Burial rites
Title
Burial rites
Statement of responsibility
Hannah Kent
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set against Iceland's stark landscape, Hannah Kent brings to vivid life the story of Agnes, who, charged with the brutal murder of her former master, is sent to an isolated farm to await execution. Horrified at the prospect of housing a convicted murderer, the family at first avoids Agnes. Only Tóti, a priest Agnes has mysteriously chosen to be her spiritual guardian, seeks to understand her. But as Agnes's death looms, the farmer's wife and their daughters learn there is another side to the sensational story they've heard. ... BURIAL RITES evokes a dramatic existence in a distant time and place --
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provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1985-
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Kent, Hannah
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magnúsdóttir, Agnes
  • Women murderers
  • Iceland
  • Iceland
  • Meurtrières
  • Women murderers
  • Iceland
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Homicide
  • Iceland
  • Biographical fiction
Label
Burial rites, Hannah Kent
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A novel."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
827082645
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780316239806
Lccn
2013014305
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
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System control number
(OCoLC)827082645
Label
Burial rites, Hannah Kent
Publication
Note
"A novel."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
827082645
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780316239806
Lccn
2013014305
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)827082645

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