The Resource Book of Joan : a novel, Lidia Yuknavitch

Book of Joan : a novel, Lidia Yuknavitch

Label
Book of Joan : a novel
Title
Book of Joan
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lidia Yuknavitch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the near future, world wars have transformed the earth into a battleground. Fleeing the unending violence and the planet's now-radioactive surface, humans have regrouped to a mysterious platform known as CIEL, hovering over their erstwhile home. The changed world has turned evolution on its head: the surviving humans have become sexless, hairless, pale-white creatures floating in isolation, inscribing stories upon their skin. Out of the ranks of the endless wars rises Jean de Men, a charismatic and bloodthirsty cult leader who turns CIEL into a quasi-corporate police state. A group of rebels unite to dismantle his iron rule--galvanized by the heroic song of Joan, a child-warrior who possesses a mysterious force that lives within her and communes with the earth. When de Men and his armies turn Joan into a martyr, the consequences are astonishing. And no one--not the rebels, Jean de Men, or even Joan herself--can foresee the way her story and unique gift will forge the destiny of an entire world for generations" -- provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yuknavitch, Lidia
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3575.U35
LC item number
B66 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dystopias
Label
Book of Joan : a novel, Lidia Yuknavitch
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
Control code
ocn952206971
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780062383273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)952206971
Label
Book of Joan : a novel, Lidia Yuknavitch
Publication
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
ocn952206971
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780062383273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)952206971

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