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The Resource Don't stop the carnival, Herman Wouk

Don't stop the carnival, Herman Wouk

Label
Don't stop the carnival
Title
Don't stop the carnival
Statement of responsibility
Herman Wouk
Title variation
Do not stop the carnival
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A hilarious and heartbreaking novel about retreating from the madness of modern life and escaping to a tropical paradise. Inspired in part by Herman Wouk's own experience of living for seven years on an island in the sun, the novel tells the story of Norman Paperman, a New York City press agent who, facing the onset of middle age, runs away to a Caribbean island to reinvent himself as a hotel keeper. Zany mishaps, illicit love, hilarity, and disaster--of a sort particular to the tropics--ensue
Cataloging source
DLC
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1915-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wouk, Herman
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Midlife crisis
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Caribbean Area
Label
Don't stop the carnival, Herman Wouk
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
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Back Bay paperback edition, with new introduction.
Extent
xv, 395 pages
Isbn
9780316955126
Lccn
99195685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41387705
  • (OCoLC)ocm41387705
  • 387004
Label
Don't stop the carnival, Herman Wouk
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Back Bay paperback edition, with new introduction.
Extent
xv, 395 pages
Isbn
9780316955126
Lccn
99195685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41387705
  • (OCoLC)ocm41387705
  • 387004

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