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The Resource Lexicón, Max Barry ; traducción de Daniel Hernández Chambers

Lexicón, Max Barry ; traducción de Daniel Hernández Chambers

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Lexicón
Title
Lexicón
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Max Barry ; traducción de Daniel Hernández Chambers
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  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
En una exclusiva escuela en algun lugar fuera de Arlington, Virginia, a los estudiantes no se les ensena historia, geografia o matematicas, sino que se les ensena a persuadir. Los estudiantes aprenden a usar el lenguaje para manipular las mentes, esgrimiendo las palabras como armas. Los mejores se graduan como "poetas" y entran a una organizacion sin nombre con proposito desconocido
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Summary
Recruited into an exclusive government school where students are taught the science of coercion to support a secretive organization of "poet" world manipulators, orphaned street hustler Emily Ruff becomes the school's most talented prodigy before catastrophically falling in love, while a seemingly innocent young man is rendered a pawn in a dangerous power struggle
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Award
  • Alex Award, 2014.
  • Aurealis Awards, Best Science Fiction Novel, 2013.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10181700
Cataloging source
PNX
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1973-
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Barry, Max
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Hernández Chambers, Daniel
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True
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  • Persuasion (Psychology)
  • Secret societies
  • Linguists
  • Linguists
  • Persuasion (Psychology)
  • Secret societies
Target audience
adult
Label
Lexicón, Max Barry ; traducción de Daniel Hernández Chambers
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn879614610
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1a. edición.
Extent
430 pages
Isbn
9788466654340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)879614610
Label
Lexicón, Max Barry ; traducción de Daniel Hernández Chambers
Publication
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
ocn879614610
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1a. edición.
Extent
430 pages
Isbn
9788466654340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)879614610

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