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The Resource People of the book : a novel, Geraldine Brooks

People of the book : a novel, Geraldine Brooks

Label
People of the book : a novel
Title
People of the book
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine Brooks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1996, Hanna Heath, a young Australian book conservator is called to analyze the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, a priceless six-hundred-year-old Jewish prayer book that has been salvaged from a destroyed Bosnian library. When Hanna discovers a series of artifacts in the centuries' old, she unwittingly exposes an international cover up
Summary
In 1996, Hanna Heath, a young Australian book conservator is called to analyze the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, a priceless six-hundred-year-old Jewish prayer book that has been salvaged from a destroyed Bosnian library. When Hanna discovers a series of artifacts in the centuries' old binding, she unwittingly exposes an international cover up
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year, 2008.
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Literary Fiction Book of the Year, 2008.
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Fiction Award, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
204792
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brooks, Geraldine
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judaism
  • Manuscripts, Hebrew
  • Books
Target audience
adult
Label
People of the book : a novel, Geraldine Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
372 p.
Isbn
9780670018215
Lccn
2007018082
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670018215
  • (OCoLC)123912702
Label
People of the book : a novel, Geraldine Brooks
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
372 p.
Isbn
9780670018215
Lccn
2007018082
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670018215
  • (OCoLC)123912702

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