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

People of the book : a novel, Geraldine Brooks

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People of the book : a novel
Title
People of the book
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Geraldine Brooks
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of the turbulent history of the Sarajevo Haggadah, an illuminated manuscript which has survived into the twentieth century thanks to people of various faiths who risked their lives to safeguard it. Hanna Heath, a manuscript conservator hired to restore the manuscript in 1996 Sarajevo, finds and pursues clues to crucial moments in the book's history
Title
People of the book
Creator
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
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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
204792
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.B7153
LC item number
P46 2008
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
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Geraldine Brooks
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People of the book : a novel, Geraldine Brooks
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Carrier MARC source
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Content category
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Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Control code
20681301
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
372 pages
Isbn
9780670018215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
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Media type code
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20681301
System control number
(DLC) 2007018082

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