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People of the book: a novel
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Published:
New York : Penguin Books, 2008.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
372, 9, 8 pages : map ; 20 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 21
Status:
8 copies, 2 people are on the wait list.
Busch Annapolis Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION (B)
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FICTION (B)
Description

A fictionalized account of the turbulent history of the Sarajevo Haggadah, an illuminated manuscript which has survived into the twentieth century thanks to people of various faiths who risked their lives to safeguard it. Hanna Heath, a manuscript conservator hired to restore the manuscript in 1996 Sarajevo, finds and pursues clues to crucial moments in the book's history.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
067001821X, 9780670018215, 9780143115007
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.5, 21 Points

Notes

General Note
Includes an excerpt from Horse (page 1-9).
General Note
Readers guide at back of book (pages 1-8).
Description
A fictionalized account of the turbulent history of the Sarajevo Haggadah, an illuminated manuscript which has survived into the twentieth century thanks to people of various faiths who risked their lives to safeguard it. Hanna Heath, a manuscript conservator hired to restore the manuscript in 1996 Sarajevo, finds and pursues clues to crucial moments in the book's history.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Brooks, G. (2008). People of the book: a novel. New York, Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brooks, Geraldine. 2008. People of the Book: A Novel. New York, Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brooks, Geraldine, People of the Book: A Novel. New York, Penguin Books, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brooks, Geraldine. People of the Book: A Novel. New York, Penguin Books, 2008.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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