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The Resource Remarkable creatures, Tracy Chevalier

Remarkable creatures, Tracy Chevalier

Label
Remarkable creatures
Title
Remarkable creatures
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Chevalier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Mary Anning uncovers an unusual fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home on the English coast, she sets the religious fathers on edge, the townspeople to vicious gossip, and the scientific world alight. Luckily, Mary finds an unlikely champion in prickly Elizabeth Philpot, and in the struggle to be recognized in the wider world, Mary and Elizabeth discover that friendship is their greatest ally
Summary
Marked for greatness after being struck by lightning in infancy, Mary Anning discovers a fossilized skeleton near her 19th century home that triggers attacks on her character and upheavals throughout the religious, scientific, and academic communities
Tone
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
332609
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
Label
Remarkable creatures, Tracy Chevalier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocn469915932
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780525951452
Lccn
2009047614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)469915932
Label
Remarkable creatures, Tracy Chevalier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
ocn469915932
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780525951452
Lccn
2009047614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)469915932

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