Книга: Tom McCarthy «C»


C follows the short, intense life of Serge Carrefax, a man who - as his name suggests - surges into the electric modernity of the early twentieth century, transfixed by the technologies that will obliterate him. Born to the sound of one of the very earliest experimental wireless stations, Serge finds himself steeped in a weird world of transmissions, whose very air seems filled with cryptic and poetic signals of all kinds. What follows is a stunning tour de force in which the eerily idyllic settings of pre-war Europe give way to the exhilarating flight-paths of the frontline aeroplane radio operator, then the prison camps of Germany, the drug-fuelled London of the roaring twenties and, finally, the ancient tombs of Egypt. Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.

Издательство: "Vintage" (2011)

Формат: 130x195, 320 стр.

ISBN: 978-0-099-54702-0

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Tom McCarthy

Tom McCarthy can refer to :

*Tom McCarthy (ice hockey), ice hockey player in the NHL
*Tom McCarthy (ice hockey b. 1960), ice hockey player in the NHL
*Tom McCarthy (ice hockey b. 1934), ice hockey player in the NHL
*Tom McCarthy (broadcaster), sports broadcaster
*Tom McCarthy (writer), English novelist
*Tom McCarthy (1900s pitcher) (1884–1933), MLB pitcher, 1908–1909
*Tom McCarthy (1980s pitcher) (b. 1961), MLB pitcher, 1985–1989
*Tommy McCarthy, MLB outfielder

ee also

*Thomas McCarthy (disambiguation)

Источник: Tom McCarthy

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