The Resource Hazards of time travel, Joyce Carol Oates

Hazards of time travel, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
Hazards of time travel
Title
Hazards of time travel
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Time travel" -- and its hazards -- are made literal in this astonishing new novel in which a recklessly idealistic girl dares to test the perimeters of her tightly controlled (future) world and is punished by being sent back in time to a region of North America -- "Wainscotia, Wisconsin" -- that existed eighty years before. Cast adrift in time in this idyllic Midwestern town she is set upon a course of "rehabilitation" -- but cannot resist falling in love with a fellow exile and questioning the constrains of the Wainscotia world with results that are both devastating and liberating. Arresting and visionary, Hazards of Time Travel is both a novel of harrowing discovery and an exquisitely wrought love story that may be Joyce Carol Oates's most unexpected novel so far
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
PS 3565 .A8 H39 2018
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Time travel
  • Wisconsin
  • Exiles
  • FICTION / Dystopian
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Science Fiction / General
  • Exile (Punishment)
  • Time travel
  • Wisconsin
  • Time travel
  • Wisconsin
Label
Hazards of time travel, Joyce Carol Oates
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780062319593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1027563214
  • (OCoLC)on1027563214
Label
Hazards of time travel, Joyce Carol Oates
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780062319593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1027563214
  • (OCoLC)on1027563214

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