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The Resource Embassytown, China Miv̌ille

Embassytown, China Miv̌ille

Label
Embassytown
Title
Embassytown
Statement of responsibility
China Miv̌ille
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Avice Benner Cho, a human colonist on a distant planet populated by the Ariekei, sentient beings famed for their unique language, returns to Embassytown after many years of deep space exploration to find she has become a living simile in the Ariekei language even though she cannot speak it, and she is torn by competing loyalties when hostilities erupt between humans and aliens
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction, January 2012
  • New York Times, June 2011
  • Kirkus Review, April 2011
  • Library Journal web only, June 2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miv̌ille, China
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-alien encounters
  • Life on other planets
  • Space warfare
  • Loyalty
Label
Embassytown, China Miv̌ille
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
zzv052 b1545053
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Del Rey Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780345524508
Label
Embassytown, China Miv̌ille
Publication
Control code
zzv052 b1545053
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Del Rey Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
345 p.
Isbn
9780345524508

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