[]
[]

Blindness

Saramago, José (Downloadable Audiobook - 2008)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Blindness
Print

Item Details

Portuguese novelist Jose Saramago's spellbinding tale begins when an unnamed man in an unnamed city is suddenly struck blind. In the days that follow, everyone he comes in contact with comes down with the mysterious condition. As the blindness spreads to epidemic proportions, the government responds by isolating the infected in an abandoned mental hospital where social conditions quickly deteriorate.
Authors: Saramago, José
Title: Blindness
[downloadable audiobook]
Publisher: Ashland : BBC Audiobooks America, 2008
Edition: Unabridged
Characteristics: 1 sound file :,digital
Statement of Responsibility: José Saramago
Notes: Duration: 12:33:24
Summary: Portuguese novelist Jose Saramago's spellbinding tale begins when an unnamed man in an unnamed city is suddenly struck blind. In the days that follow, everyone he comes in contact with comes down with the mysterious condition. As the blindness spreads to epidemic proportions, the government responds by isolating the infected in an abandoned mental hospital where social conditions quickly deteriorate.
Additional Contributors: Davis, Jonathan
OverDrive, Inc
ISBN: 0792756029
9780792756026
Branch Call Number: OverDrive downloadable audiobook
Performers: Narrated by Jonathan Davis.
System Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile) or OverDrive Media Console 1.0 / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
Format: OverDrive WMA Audiobook
Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Headings: Literature, Modern Blindness Blindness Fiction
Genre/Form: Downloadable audiobook
Audiobooks
Allegories
Psychological fiction
Topical Term: Literature, Modern
Blindness
Blindness
MARC Display»

Opinion

Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

Jun 24, 2013
  • JCLMelodyMK rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This was a very good read. Listening to it made it better in my opinion. The reader took me back to the old "Twilight Zone" tv series by his manner of reading and the narrative style the book is written in. Very thought provoking and had a pretty good ending.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

MCL owns a similar edition of this title.

View originally-listed edition

Report edition-matching error

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
app08 Version Arkelstorp Last updated 2014/10/16 16:30