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The Resource The delight of being ordinary : a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama, Roland Merullo

The delight of being ordinary : a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama, Roland Merullo

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The delight of being ordinary : a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama
Title
The delight of being ordinary
Title remainder
a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama
Statement of responsibility
Roland Merullo
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Language
eng
Summary
Roland Merullo's playful, eloquent, and life-affirming novel finds the Pope and the Dalai Lama teaming up for an unsanctioned road trip through the Italian countryside to rediscover the everyday joys of life that can seem, even for the two holiest men in the world, unattainable. What happens when the Pope and the Dali Lama decide they need an undercover vacation? During a highly publicized official visit at the Vatican, the Pope suggests an adventure so unexpected and appealing that neither man can resist. Before dawn, two of the most beloved and famous people on the planet don disguises, slip into a waiting car, and experience the countryside as regular people. Along for the ride are the Pope's overwhelmed cousin Paolo and his estranged wife Rosa, an eccentric hairdresser with a lust for life who cannot resist the call to adventure--or the fun
Summary
Meeting during a highly publicized official visit at the Vatican, the Pope and the Dalai Lama embark on an unsanctioned, undercover vacation through the Italian countryside to rediscover the everyday joys of life
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10557177
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama
Label
The delight of being ordinary : a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama, Roland Merullo
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 367 pages
Isbn
9780385540919
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The delight of being ordinary : a road trip with the Pope and the Dalai Lama, Roland Merullo
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 367 pages
Isbn
9780385540919
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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