The Resource Democracy, Joan Didion, (electronic resource)

Democracy, Joan Didion, (electronic resource)

Label
Democracy
Title
Democracy
Statement of responsibility
Joan Didion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inez Victor knows that the major casualty of the political life is memory. But the people around Inez have made careers out of losing track. Her senator husband wants to forget the failure of his last bid for the presidency. Her husband's handler would like the press to forget that Inez's father is a murderer. And, in 1975, the year in which much of this bitterly funny novel is set, America is doing its best to lose track of its one-time client, the lethally hemorrhaging republic of South Vietnam. As conceived by Joan Didion, these personages and events constitute the terminal fallout of democracy, a fallout that also includes fact-finding junkets, senatorial groupies, the international arms market, and the Orwellian newspeak of the political class. Moving deftly from Honolulu to Jakarta, between romance, farce, and tragedy, Democracy is a tour de force from a writer who can dissect an entire society with a single phrase. From the Trade Paperback edition
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Didion, Joan
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1130L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3554.I33
LC item number
D4 2011eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
7.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Politicians' spouses
  • Women
  • Fame
  • FICTION
  • Fame
  • Politicians' spouses
  • Presidents
  • Women
Label
Democracy, Joan Didion, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn705930292
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307787378
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00171560
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
27A0F05C-03E1-4E71-9027-E48082512C0B
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o705930292
  • (OCoLC)705930292
Label
Democracy, Joan Didion, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn705930292
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (167 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307787378
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
EB00171560
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
27A0F05C-03E1-4E71-9027-E48082512C0B
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o705930292
  • (OCoLC)705930292

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