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The Resource The high mountains of Portugal : a novel, Yann Martel

The high mountains of Portugal : a novel, Yann Martel

Label
The high mountains of Portugal : a novel
Title
The high mountains of Portugal
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Yann Martel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Lisbon in 1904, a young man named Tomás discovers an old journal. It hints at the existence of an extraordinary artifact that--if he can find it--would redefine history. Traveling in one of Europe's earliest automobiles, he sets out in search of this strange treasure. Thirty-five years later, a Portuguese pathologist devoted to the murder mysteries of Agatha Christie finds himself at the center of a mystery of his own and drawn into the consequences of Tomás's quest. Fifty years on, a Canadian senator takes refuge in his ancestral village in northern Portugal, grieving the loss of his beloved wife. But he arrives with an unusual companion: a chimpanzee. And there the century-old quest will come to an unexpected conclusion
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M3855
LC item number
H54 2016
Literary form
fiction
Label
The high mountains of Portugal : a novel, Yann Martel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
332 pages
Isbn
9780812997170
Lccn
2015022883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn911240030
Label
The high mountains of Portugal : a novel, Yann Martel
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
332 pages
Isbn
9780812997170
Lccn
2015022883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn911240030

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