The Resource The power of one, Bryce Courtenay

The power of one, Bryce Courtenay

Label
The power of one
Title
The power of one
Statement of responsibility
Bryce Courtenay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1939, as Hitler casts his enormous, cruel shadow across the world, the seeds of apartheid take root in South Africa. There, a boy called Peekay is born. His childhood is marked by humiliation and abandonment, yet he vows to survive and conceives heroic dreams (to become the welterweight champion of the world) -- which are nothing compared to what life actually has in store for him. He embarks on an epic journey through a land of tribal superstition and modern prejudice where he will learn the power of words, the power to transform lives, and the power of one
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Courtenay, Bryce
Dewey number
823
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PR9619.3.C5964
LC item number
P69 1996
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.9
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Children
  • Friendship
  • Boxing.
  • Apartheid
Label
The power of one, Bryce Courtenay
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ballantine books trade ed.
Extent
518 pages
Isbn
9780833554253
Lccn
96096683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm35961504
  • (OCoLC)35961504
  • 2399171
Label
The power of one, Bryce Courtenay
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Ballantine books trade ed.
Extent
518 pages
Isbn
9780833554253
Lccn
96096683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm35961504
  • (OCoLC)35961504
  • 2399171

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