The Resource The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami

The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami

Label
The Moor's account : a novel
Title
The Moor's account
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laila Lalami
Title variation
Moors account
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The imagined memoirs of the first black explorer of America -- a Moroccan slave whose testimony was left out of the official record. In 1527, the conquistador Pánfilo de Narváez sailed from the port of Sanlúcar de Barrameda with a crew of six hundred men and nearly a hundred horses. His goal was to claim what is now the Gulf Coast of the United States for the Spanish crown and, in the process, become as wealthy and famous as Hernán Cortés
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Hurston/Wright Legacy Award: Fiction, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10321631
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lalami, Laila
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Narváez, Pánfilo de
  • Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar
  • America
  • America
  • Morocco
Target audience
adult
Label
The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780307911667
Lccn
2013045255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Moor's account : a novel, Laila Lalami
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780307911667
Lccn
2013045255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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