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A visionary work that combines speculative fiction with deep philosophical inquiry, The Sparrow tells the story of a charismatic Jesuit priest and linguist, Emilio Sandoz, who leads a scientific mission entrusted with a profound task: to make first contact with intelligent extraterrestrial life. The

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Author Mary Doria Russell

Pages 448

Publisher Random House Publishing Group

Published Date 2008-05-27

ISBN 0345510887 9780345510884


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