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The Resource Hannibal rising, by Thomas Harris

Hannibal rising, by Thomas Harris

Label
Hannibal rising
Title
Hannibal rising
Statement of responsibility
by Thomas Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
He is one of the most haunting characters in all of literature. At last, the evolution of his evil is revealed. Hannibal Lecter emerges from the nightmare of the Eastern Front, a boy in the snow, mute, with a chain around his neck. He seems utterly alone, but he has brought his demons with him. Hannibal's uncle, a noted painter, finds him in a Soviet orphanage and brings him to France, where Hannibal will live with his uncle and his uncle's beautiful and exotic wife, Lady Murasaki. Lady Murasaki helps Hannibal to heal.With her help he flourishes, becoming the youngest person ever admitted to medical school in France. But Hannibal's demons visit him and torment him.When he is old enough, he visits them in turn. He discovers he has gifts beyond the academic, and in that epiphany, Hannibal Lecter becomes death's prodigy
Member of
Summary
The villainous Hannibal Lecter--from Red Dragon and Silence of the Lambs--returns in a chilling new novel that describes the cannibalistic serial killer's early life in Eastern Europe, from the ages of six to twenty, following the loss of his entire family during World War II
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156638
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Thomas
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
Series statement
Hannibal Lecter novels
Series volume
0001
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  • Lecter, Hannibal (Fictitious character)
  • Serial murderers
  • Psychological fiction
  • Orphans
Target audience
adult
Label
Hannibal rising, by Thomas Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000041102199
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
323 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780434014088
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Hannibal rising, by Thomas Harris
Publication
Control code
000041102199
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
323 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780434014088
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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