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The Resource A canticle for Leibowitz, Walter M. Miller, Jr

A canticle for Leibowitz, Walter M. Miller, Jr

Label
A canticle for Leibowitz
Title
A canticle for Leibowitz
Statement of responsibility
Walter M. Miller, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A Canticle for Leibowitz is a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel by American writer Walter M. Miller, Jr., first published in 1960. Set in a Roman Catholic monastery in the desert of the southwestern United States after a devastating nuclear war, the story spans thousands of years as civilization rebuilds itself. The monks of the Albertian Order of Leibowitz take up the mission of preserving the surviving remnants of man's scientific knowledge until the day the outside world is again ready for it." --Wikipedia
Summary
A monk struggles to preserve spiritual life and wisdom in the years following a nuclear holocaust
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
Hugo Award for Best Novel, 1961.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
045434
Cataloging source
HCO
Dewey number
F MIL
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Bantam spectra book
Target audience
general
Label
A canticle for Leibowitz, Walter M. Miller, Jr
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This edition contains the complete text of the original paperback edition"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Fiat homo -- pt. II. Fiat lux -- pt. III. Fiat voluntas tua
Control code
79373
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Bantam trade pbk. ed.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9781568655819
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
97026925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37187547
  • (OCoLC)37187547
Label
A canticle for Leibowitz, Walter M. Miller, Jr
Link
Publication
Note
"This edition contains the complete text of the original paperback edition"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Fiat homo -- pt. II. Fiat lux -- pt. III. Fiat voluntas tua
Control code
79373
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Bantam trade pbk. ed.
Extent
338 pages
Isbn
9781568655819
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
97026925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37187547
  • (OCoLC)37187547

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