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The Resource The blood of angels, Johanna Sinisalo ; translated from the Finnish by Lola Rogers

The blood of angels, Johanna Sinisalo ; translated from the Finnish by Lola Rogers

Label
The blood of angels
Title
The blood of angels
Statement of responsibility
Johanna Sinisalo ; translated from the Finnish by Lola Rogers
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fin
  • eng
Summary
It is claimed Albert Einstein said that if bees disappear from the earth, mankind has four years left. When bee-vanishings of unprecedented scale hit the United States, Orvo, a Finnish beekeeper, knows all too well where it will lead. And when he sees the queen dead in his hives one day, it's clear the epidemic has spread to Europe, and the world is coming to an end. Orvo's special knowledge of bees just may enable him to glimpse a solution to catastrophe: he takes a desperate step onto a path where only he and the bees know the way but it propels him into conflict with his estranged, but much-loved son, a committed animal activist. A magical plunge into the myth of death and immortality, this is a tale of human blindness in the face of devastation-and the inevitable
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Summary
With bees vanishing from the United States, Finnish beekeeper Orvo, knows when he discovers his queen dead the end of the world is coming, but his knowledge of bees may provide a solution to the catastrophe
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Storyline
Tone
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10361191
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1958-
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Sinisalo, Johanna
Dewey number
894.54134
Index
no index present
LC call number
PH355.S5445
LC item number
E5513 2014
Literary form
novels
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Rogers, Lola
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True
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  • Bees
  • Science fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The blood of angels, Johanna Sinisalo ; translated from the Finnish by Lola Rogers
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Publication
Note
Translated from the Finnish
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn852806553
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780720610048
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)852806553
Label
The blood of angels, Johanna Sinisalo ; translated from the Finnish by Lola Rogers
Publication
Note
Translated from the Finnish
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn852806553
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780720610048
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)852806553

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