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The Resource A wizard of Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin

A wizard of Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin

Label
A wizard of Earthsea
Title
A wizard of Earthsea
Statement of responsibility
Ursula K. Le Guin
Title variation
Earthsea
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The greatest sorcerer in all Earthsea was once a reckless youth, hungry for power and knowledge, who tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world. This is the tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death's threshold to restore the balance
Member of
Summary
During a spell recalling the dead, the boy Sparrowhawk, a sorcerer's apprentice, unwittingly unleashes evil on the land. He grows to manhood while attempting to subdue the evil he unleashed on the world
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1969.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
093635
Cataloging source
WRS
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Earthsea cycle
Series volume
bk. 1
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A wizard of Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequel: The Tombs of Atuan
  • Includes excerpt from: The Tombs of Atuan (pages [267]-297)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5849753
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9780547773742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn818873191
  • (OCoLC)818873191
Label
A wizard of Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Sequel: The Tombs of Atuan
  • Includes excerpt from: The Tombs of Atuan (pages [267]-297)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5849753
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9780547773742
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn818873191
  • (OCoLC)818873191

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