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The Resource Vida de Pi, Yann Martel ; traducción de Bianca Southwood

Vida de Pi, Yann Martel ; traducción de Bianca Southwood

Label
Vida de Pi
Title
Vida de Pi
Statement of responsibility
Yann Martel ; traducción de Bianca Southwood
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Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
  • Pi Pattel es un joven que vive en India, su padre es el propietario y encargado del zool?gico de la ciudad pero deciden emigrar a Canad? y procurarse una vida mejor con la venta de los animales. Tras complejos tr?mites, la familia Pattel inicia una traves?a que se ver? truncada por la tragedia: una terrible tormenta hace naufragar el barco donde viajaban. Pi tendr? que echar mano del ingenio para sobrevivir mientras los animales se ocupan de ocupar puesto en la cadena de alimentaci?n y, a la postre, tendr? que defender su liderazgo frente al?nico que, previsiblemente, quedar? vivo, un tigre. El joven intentar? domar a la fiera, demostrar quien es el macho alfa y, de este modo, sobrevivir
  • Pattel Pi is a young man living in India, his father is the owner and manager of the zoo in the city but decided to emigrate to Canada and seek a better life trhough the sale of animals. After complex procedures, the family begins a journey Pattel that is cut short by tragedy: a terrible storm wrecks the ship they are traveling on. Pi will have to use his talents to survive while he also deals with animals instincts to apply the natural food chain. ultimately, he will have to defend against the single leadership - a tiger. The young boy tries to tame the beast, to prove who is the alpha male and, thus, to survive
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Summary
Possessing encyclopedia-like intelligence, unusual zookeeper's son Pi Patel sets sail for America, but when the ship sinks, he escapes on a life boat and is lost at sea with a dwindling number of animals until only he and a hungry Bengal tiger remain
Theme
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Character
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Fiction, 2004.
  • Booker Prize, 2002.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
  • Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069698
Cataloging source
NLC
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Martel, Yann
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated into Spanish from English
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Southwood, Bianca
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True
Series statement
Colección Áncora y delfín
Series volume
v. 978
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Storytelling
  • Teenage boys
  • Ocean travel
  • Zoo animals
  • Orphans
  • Tiger
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Supervivencia (accidentes de aviación, naufragios, etc.)
  • Narración de cuentos
  • Muchachos adolescentes
  • Viajes por mar
  • Animales zoológicos
  • Huérfanos
  • Tigres
  • Pacífico (Océano)
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Ocean travel
  • Orphans
  • Storytelling
  • Survival
  • Teenage boys
  • Tiger
  • Zoo animals
  • Pacific Ocean
Target audience
adult
Label
Vida de Pi, Yann Martel ; traducción de Bianca Southwood
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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
ocm52857415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1a ed.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9788423335121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)52857415
Label
Vida de Pi, Yann Martel ; traducción de Bianca Southwood
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
ocm52857415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1a ed.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9788423335121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)52857415

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