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The Resource Afterburn, Colin Harrison

Afterburn, Colin Harrison

Label
Afterburn
Title
Afterburn
Statement of responsibility
Colin Harrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Former Vietnam POW Charlie Ravich, now CEO of his own telecommunications company, is beset by family problems, with his wife suffering from Alzheimers, his son dead of leukemia, and his daugther infertile; but things get even worse when he becomes involved with Christina, a lovely young woman who has gotten herself mixed up with the mob
Summary
In a thriller set on Manhattan's Upper East Side, a former Vietnam POW-turned-wealthy international executive, whose family is beset by life-threatening illnesses, meets a beautiful but troubled female ex-con, and their lives are turned upside down
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
003206
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Pub Weekly
  • Booklist
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrison, Colin
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PS3558.A6655
LC item number
A69 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Family
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
  • Organized crime
  • Family life
  • Veterans
  • Mystery fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Afterburn, Colin Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
13951354
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780374102050
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99013660
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398366D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol05352011
Label
Afterburn, Colin Harrison
Publication
Control code
13951354
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780374102050
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99013660
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398366D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol05352011

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