The Resource The quiet American, Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone

The quiet American, Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone

Label
The quiet American
Title
The quiet American
Statement of responsibility
Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Title
The quiet American
Creator
Contributor
Summary
This novel is a study of New World hope and innocence set in an Old World of violence. The scene is Saigon in the violent years when the French were desperately trying to hold their footing in the Far East. The principal characters are a skeptical British journalist, his attractive Vietnamese mistress, and an eager young American sent out by Washington on a mysterious mission
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Character
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031038
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6013.R44
LC item number
Q5 2004
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800
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Penguin classics deluxe edition
Target audience
adult
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Graham Greene ; text and criticism edited by John Clark Pratt
Label
The quiet American, Graham Greene ; introduction by Robert Stone
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Graham Greene centennial, 1904-2004"--Cover
  • "First published ... by William Heinemann Ltd 1955 ... This edition ... published in Penguin Books (U.S.A.) 2004"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xix-xx)
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  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • PLAIN-PLA
  • PLAIN-PLA
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
18868709
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Penguin Classics deluxe ed., Graham Greene centennial ed.
Extent
xx, 180 pages
Isbn
9780143039020
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004559911
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
18868709
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56808713
  • (OCoLC)56808713

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