The Resource The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon

The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon

Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel
Title
The Yiddish policemen's union
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Michael Chabon
Title variation
  • Yiddish Policeman's Union
  • Yiddish Policemens Union
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a heroin-addled chess prodigy
Summary
In a world in which Alaska, rather than Israel, has become the homeland for the Jews following World War II, Detective Meyer Landsman and his half-Tlingit partner Berko investigate the death of a heroin-addicted chess prodigy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2008.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, 2008.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
  • Sidewise Awards for Alternate History, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
141632
Cataloging source
JQJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chabon, Michael
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H15
LC item number
Y53 2007
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Jewish families
  • Immigrants, Jewish
  • Identity (Religion)
  • Jewish American men
  • Police
  • Detectives
  • Men/women relations
  • Faith (Judaism)
  • Alaska
Target audience
adult
Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
414 p.
Isbn
9780007149827
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71396456
  • (Sirsi) o71396456
  • (OCoLC)73140283
Label
The Yiddish policemen's union : a novel, Michael Chabon
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
414 p.
Isbn
9780007149827
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o71396456
  • (Sirsi) o71396456
  • (OCoLC)73140283

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