The Resource Daniel, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray, (electronic resource)

Daniel, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray, (electronic resource)

Label
Daniel
Title
Daniel
Statement of responsibility
Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
In the 1870s, Hans Bengler arrives in Cape Town from Sweden, driven by a singular desire: to discover an insect no one has seen before and name it after himself. But then he impulsively adopts a young San orphan, a boy he christens Daniel and brings with him back to Sweden--a quite different specimen than he first contemplated. Daniel is told to call Bengler "Father," taught to knock on doors and bow, and continually struggles to understand this strange new land of mud and snow that surrounds and seemingly entraps him. At the same time, he is haunted by visions of his murdered parents calling him home to Africa. Knowing that the only way home is by sea, he decides he must learn to walk on water if he is ever to reclaim his true place in the world
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mankell, Henning
Dewey number
839.73/74
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT9876.23.A49
LC item number
V5613 2010eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Murray, Steven T
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • San (African people)
  • Africans
  • Africans
  • Boys
  • Fiction
  • San (African people)
  • Sweden
  • Literature
Label
Daniel, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=46FAD8E5-42E4-419B-8834-6A40E21E0476
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Swedish as Vindens son
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue; Part I; Part II; Part III; Epilogue; Afterword;
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595586322
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)688504135
Label
Daniel, Henning Mankell ; translated from the Swedish by Steven T. Murray, (electronic resource)
Link
http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=46FAD8E5-42E4-419B-8834-6A40E21E0476
Publication
Note
Originally published in Swedish as Vindens son
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue; Part I; Part II; Part III; Epilogue; Afterword;
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (279 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595586322
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)688504135

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