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The Resource The consul's file, Paul Theroux

The consul's file, Paul Theroux

Label
The consul's file
Title
The consul's file
Statement of responsibility
Paul Theroux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this 1978 compilation, Paul Theroux offers twenty stand-alone (and originally serialized) chapters told through the eyes of a young American consul posted to a small Malaysian town in the 1970s. The stories are chronological picking up when the narrator arrives in country and ending with a letter he writes as he departs. --Richard T at Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Theroux, Paul
Dewey number
813/.5/4
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.H4
LC item number
C6 1977
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Consuls
  • Short stories
  • Malaysia
Label
The consul's file, Paul Theroux
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The South Malaysia Pineapple Growers' Association
  • The butterfly of the Laruts
  • The tennis court
  • Reggie Woo
  • Conspirators
  • The Johore murders
  • The tiger's suit
  • Coconut gatherer
  • The last colonial
  • Triad
  • The consul's file
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Dear William
  • Dependent wife
  • White Christmas
  • Pretend I'm not here
  • Loser wins
  • The flower of Malaya
  • The autumn dog
  • Dengué fever
Control code
2929398
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780395253991
Lccn
77006431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)254010
Label
The consul's file, Paul Theroux
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The South Malaysia Pineapple Growers' Association
  • The butterfly of the Laruts
  • The tennis court
  • Reggie Woo
  • Conspirators
  • The Johore murders
  • The tiger's suit
  • Coconut gatherer
  • The last colonial
  • Triad
  • The consul's file
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Dear William
  • Dependent wife
  • White Christmas
  • Pretend I'm not here
  • Loser wins
  • The flower of Malaya
  • The autumn dog
  • Dengué fever
Control code
2929398
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
209 pages
Isbn
9780395253991
Lccn
77006431
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)254010

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