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The Resource The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami

The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami

Label
The Moor's account : a novel
Title
The Moor's account
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laila Lalami
Title variation
Moors account
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A tale inspired by the experiences of the New World's first explorer of African descent describes how Moroccan slave Estebanico barely survives his early 16th-century expedition's encounters with storms, disease and hostile natives while traveling to the Gulf Coast and beyond"--
Summary
In 1527 a crew of six hundred men and one hundred horses sailed from Spain to Florida. Within a year there were only four survivors. This is the story told from the perspective of one of these survivors.
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Fiction, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
Assigning source
From NoveList
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10321631
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lalami, Laila
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3612.A543
LC item number
M66 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Narváez, Pánfilo de
  • Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar
  • America
  • America
  • Morocco
Target audience
adult
Label
The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20268238
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages ; 25 cm
Isbn
9780307911667
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20268238
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages ; 25 cm
Isbn
9780307911667
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013045255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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