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The Resource The drowned world, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Martin Amis

The drowned world, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Martin Amis

Label
The drowned world
Title
The drowned world
Statement of responsibility
J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Martin Amis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 2145, global warming has melted the ice caps and primordial jungles have overrun a tropical London. Biologist Dr. Robert Kearns and his team of scientists must confront a cityscape in which nature is on the rampage, and giant lizards, dragonflies, and insects fiercely compete for domination.
Summary
Sometime in the near future, in a world overgrown by jungle and threatened by steadily rising temperatures and seas, a diminished humankind stuggles to hold its own against proliferating plant and reptile life
Pace
Tone
Assigning source
--Adapted from publisher description
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014029
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6052.A46
LC item number
D76 2012
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The drowned world, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Martin Amis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
19756997
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
50th anniversary ed./1st Liveright ed.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780871404060
Lccn
2011050207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The drowned world, J.G. Ballard ; introduction by Martin Amis
Publication
Copyright
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
19756997
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
50th anniversary ed./1st Liveright ed.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780871404060
Lccn
2011050207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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