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The Resource Captivity, György Spiró ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson

Captivity, György Spiró ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson

Label
Captivity
Title
Captivity
Statement of responsibility
György Spiró ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • hun
  • eng
Summary
A literary sensation in Hungary now available in English, György Spiró's masterwork is at once a gripping page-turner, a magiterial historical epic, and a riotous road novel. Set in the tumultuous first century A.D., Captivity recounts the adventures of Uri, a bookish, hapless young Roman Jew
Member of
Summary
In the first century, a hapless Roman-Jewish youth on a holy pilgrimage encounters a condemned Jesus, undergoes a scholarly and sexual awakening before escaping a pogrom, and returns home to discover a family transformation
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10449848
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1946-
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Spiró, György
Dewey number
894.5113
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Wilkinson, Tim
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True
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  • First century, A.D.
  • Jews
  • Rome
Target audience
adult
Label
Captivity, György Spiró ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
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
ocn908176119
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
860 pages
Isbn
9781632060495
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)908176119
Label
Captivity, György Spiró ; translated from the Hungarian by Tim Wilkinson
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
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
ocn908176119
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
860 pages
Isbn
9781632060495
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)908176119

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