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The Resource The man who spoke Snakish, Andrus Kivirähk ; translated by Christopher Moseley

The man who spoke Snakish, Andrus Kivirähk ; translated by Christopher Moseley

Label
The man who spoke Snakish
Title
The man who spoke Snakish
Statement of responsibility
Andrus Kivirähk ; translated by Christopher Moseley
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • est
  • eng
Summary
The story of a boy who is tasked with preserving ancient traditions in the face of modernity
Member of
Summary
The last of his kind to speak the ancient tongue of snakish, a language that allows its speakers to command all animals, Leemet, along with lothario bears, a giant louse, a legendary flying frog and a young charismatic viper named Ints, must preserve his traditions in the face of modernity
Tone
Writing style
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10455433
Cataloging source
TOH
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Kivirähk, Andrus
Dewey number
894.545/3
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moseley, Christopher
  • Kivirähk, Andrus
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True
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  • Fiction, Medieval
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
The man who spoke Snakish, Andrus Kivirähk ; translated by Christopher Moseley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Estonia in 2007 by Eesti Keele Sihtasutus under the title Mees, kes teadis ussisonu
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
ocn922686446
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
442 pages
Isbn
9780802124128
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)922686446
Label
The man who spoke Snakish, Andrus Kivirähk ; translated by Christopher Moseley
Publication
Note
Originally published in Estonia in 2007 by Eesti Keele Sihtasutus under the title Mees, kes teadis ussisonu
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
ocn922686446
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
442 pages
Isbn
9780802124128
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)922686446

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