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The Resource The 21 : a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs, Martin Mosebach ; translated by Alta L. Price

The 21 : a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs, Martin Mosebach ; translated by Alta L. Price

Label
The 21 : a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs
Title
The 21
Title remainder
a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs
Statement of responsibility
Martin Mosebach ; translated by Alta L. Price
Title variation
Twenty-one
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In February 2015, ISIS militants behead twenty-one Christian men on a Libyan beach; the author meets the families of "The 21" and through them better understands Coptic Christianity in modern Egypt
Member of
Writing style
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10759259
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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1951-
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Mosebach, Martin
Dewey number
962
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
Literary form
non fiction
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Price, Alta L.
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True
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  • Mosebach, Martin
  • Copts
  • Copts
  • Martyrs
  • Coptic Christian saints
Target audience
adult
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a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs
Label
The 21 : a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs, Martin Mosebach ; translated by Alta L. Price
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published under the title Die 21: Eine Reise ins Land der Koptischen Martyrer. Copyright 2018 by Rowohlt Verlag GmbH, Reinbek bei Hamburg, Germany. English translation copyright 2018 by Alta L. Price. The translation of this work was supported by a grant from the Goethe-Institut."
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The head of Saint Kiryollos -- What I tell about and what I do not tell -- The video -- A conversation about martyrdom -- The martyrs' bishop -- The martyrs' pilgrimage church -- The martyrs' village -- The martyrs' houses -- With the martyrs' families -- Saint Menas's oil -- Matthew the Copt -- Abuna Bolla and Abuna Timotheus -- The martyrs' liturgy -- The flight into Egypt -- Hierarchical style -- Pilgrimage to the cloisters -- Wonders old and new -- With the Zabbaleens of Mokattam village -- A Coptic fantasia -- New Cairo - a mirage -- The minority and the majority -- Epilogue: An invisible army
Control code
000064203851
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780874868395
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2018045618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1056202553
Label
The 21 : a journey into the land of Coptic martyrs, Martin Mosebach ; translated by Alta L. Price
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published under the title Die 21: Eine Reise ins Land der Koptischen Martyrer. Copyright 2018 by Rowohlt Verlag GmbH, Reinbek bei Hamburg, Germany. English translation copyright 2018 by Alta L. Price. The translation of this work was supported by a grant from the Goethe-Institut."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The head of Saint Kiryollos -- What I tell about and what I do not tell -- The video -- A conversation about martyrdom -- The martyrs' bishop -- The martyrs' pilgrimage church -- The martyrs' village -- The martyrs' houses -- With the martyrs' families -- Saint Menas's oil -- Matthew the Copt -- Abuna Bolla and Abuna Timotheus -- The martyrs' liturgy -- The flight into Egypt -- Hierarchical style -- Pilgrimage to the cloisters -- Wonders old and new -- With the Zabbaleens of Mokattam village -- A Coptic fantasia -- New Cairo - a mirage -- The minority and the majority -- Epilogue: An invisible army
Control code
000064203851
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780874868395
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2018045618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1056202553

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