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The Resource The sparrow, Mary Doria Russell

The sparrow, Mary Doria Russell

Label
The sparrow
Title
The sparrow
Statement of responsibility
Mary Doria Russell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
The sole survivor of a crew sent to explore a new planet, Jesuit priest Emilio Sandoz discovers an alien civilization that raises questions about the very essence of humanity, an encounter that leads Sandoz to a public inquisition and the destruction of his faith
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Arthur C. Clarke Award, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1996.
  • BSFA Award for Best Novel, 1997.
  • James Tiptree, Jr. Award, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053469
Cataloging source
JRS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Mary Doria
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Sparrow novels (Mary Doria Russell)
Series volume
0001
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  • Jesuits
  • Life on other planets
  • Twenty-first century
Target audience
adult
Label
The sparrow, Mary Doria Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm37611432
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Extent
408 p.
Isbn
9780449912553
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97090649
System control number
(Sirsi) ABT-5555
Label
The sparrow, Mary Doria Russell
Publication
Control code
ocm37611432
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Extent
408 p.
Isbn
9780449912553
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97090649
System control number
(Sirsi) ABT-5555

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