The Resource Swimming in darkness, Lucas Harari ; translated by David Homel

Swimming in darkness, Lucas Harari ; translated by David Homel

Label
Swimming in darkness
Title
Swimming in darkness
Statement of responsibility
Lucas Harari ; translated by David Homel
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"Pierre is a young man at a crossroads. He drops out of architecture school and decides to travel to Vals in the Swiss Alps, home to a thermal springs complex located deep inside a mountain. The complex, designed by architect Peter Zumthor, had been the subject of Pierre's thesis. The mountain holds many mysteries; it was said to have a mouth that periodically swallowed people up. Pierre, sketchbook in hand, is drawn to the enigmatic powers of the mountain and its springs, and attempts to uncover the truth behind them in the secret rooms he discovers deep within the complex. But he finds his match in a man named Valeret who is similarly obsessed, and who'd like nothing more than to eliminate his competitor. Gorgeously illustrated, Swimming in Darkness is an intriguing noirish graphic novel about uncovering the powerful secrets of the natural world."--
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Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1990-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harari, Lucas
Dewey number
741.5/944
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1990-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Homel, David
  • Harari, Lucas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bathhouses
  • Hot springs
  • Alps, Swiss (Switzerland)
Label
Swimming in darkness, Lucas Harari ; translated by David Homel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation from the French of: L'aimant
Bar code
  • 31223131975329
  • 31223131975733
  • 31223135037340
  • 31223135037357
  • 31223135037365
  • 31223135037373
  • 31223135037381
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9781551527673
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-adap20191104-060
System control number
(OCoLC)1091585473
Label
Swimming in darkness, Lucas Harari ; translated by David Homel
Publication
Note
Translation from the French of: L'aimant
Bar code
  • 31223131975329
  • 31223131975733
  • 31223135037340
  • 31223135037357
  • 31223135037365
  • 31223135037373
  • 31223135037381
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
147 pages
Isbn
9781551527673
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-adap20191104-060
System control number
(OCoLC)1091585473

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