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Life of Pi : a novel

Author: Yann Martel; Tomislav Torjanac
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st [illustrated] edView all editions and formats
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Pi Patel, having spent an idyllic childhood in Pondicherry, India, as the son of a zookeeper, sets off with his family at the age of sixteen to start anew in Canada, but his life takes a marvelous turn when their ship sinks in the Pacific, leaving him adrift on a raft with a 450-pound Bengal tiger for company.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yann Martel; Tomislav Torjanac
ISBN: 9780151013838 0151013837
OCLC Number: 154690024
Description: xi, 315 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Yann Martel ; with illustrations by Tomislav Torjanac.

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Pi Patel, having spent an idyllic childhood in Pondicherry, India, as the son of a zookeeper, sets off with his family at the age of sixteen to start anew in Canada, but his life takes a marvelous turn when their ship sinks in the Pacific, leaving him adrift on a raft with a 450-pound Bengal tiger for company.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/54357685#Topic\/tiger<\/a>> # Tiger<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008112695<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tiger<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85149970<\/a>> # Zoo animals<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Zoo animals<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1761960<\/a>> # Shipwreck survival<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Shipwreck survival<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/963482<\/a>> # Human-animal relationships<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Human-animal relationships<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/51478643<\/a>> # Tomislav Torjanac<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1972<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Torjanac<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Tomislav<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Tomislav Torjanac<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/85372278<\/a>> # Yann Martel<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Martel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Yann<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Yann Martel<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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