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The Resource The Eye of the Leopard

The Eye of the Leopard

Label
The Eye of the Leopard
Title
The Eye of the Leopard
Statement of responsibility
Henning Mankell and translated by Steven T. Murray
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Contributor
Js_0yonretg
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Absorbing, chilling and dripping with evil atmosphere' The TimesSince his mother's disappearance, Hans Olofson has led an isolated life. When he loses his girlfriend in tragic circumstances, he decides to fulfil her dream: to visit the grave of a legendary missionary in Zambia.On reaching Africa, Hans is struck by its beauty and mystery, and an opportunity of employment tempts him to stay. But he soon becomes embroiled in the issues of the local community. As relationships splinter and fray, Hans realises that his African dream is rapidly turning into a nightmare..
Summary
Arriving in newly independent Zambia in the hopes of fulfilling a friend's missionary dream, Hans Olofson endeavors to make Africa his home while struggling with such past demons as his father's alcoholism and a friend's accident
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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255070
Cataloging source
NOV
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1948-2015
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  • Mankell, Henning
  • Murray, Steven T
Dewey number
839.7374
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Murray, Steven T.
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Literature
  • Mystery
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Eye of the Leopard
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9ea6470c-6f94-4b96-8655-f5a025e27c2c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781407016368
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Eye of the Leopard
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9ea6470c-6f94-4b96-8655-f5a025e27c2c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781407016368
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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