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The Resource A thousand suns, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from the French by Kathryn Spink

A thousand suns, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from the French by Kathryn Spink

Label
A thousand suns
Title
A thousand suns
Statement of responsibility
Dominique Lapierre ; translated from the French by Kathryn Spink
Title variation
1000 suns
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A globe-trotting journalist describes the people he met and the events he witnessed over the years. He interviewed such newsmakers as Mother Teresa, bullfighter El Cordobes and Caryl Chessman on Death Row, and among the events he covered was the hijacking of a cruise ship. By the author of Is Paris Burning?
Member of
Summary
The author describes the most meaningful stories he covered as a journalist, including the execution of Caryl Chessman, the fight to save Africa's elephants, the founding of Israel, a legendary Spanish bullfighter, and the struggle of Calcutta's poor
Biography type
autobiography
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186074
Cataloging source
JST
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Lapierre, Dominique
Dewey number
909.82
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Lapierre, Dominique
  • Lapierre, Dominique
  • French
  • French
Target audience
adult
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witness to history
Label
A thousand suns, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from the French by Kathryn Spink
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1828014
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
476 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780446675956
Lccn
98039026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780446675956
  • (OCoLC)47226167
Label
A thousand suns, Dominique Lapierre ; translated from the French by Kathryn Spink
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1828014
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
476 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780446675956
Lccn
98039026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780446675956
  • (OCoLC)47226167

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