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The Resource The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers ; edited with an introduction by David Trotter ; notes by Anna Snaith

The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers ; edited with an introduction by David Trotter ; notes by Anna Snaith

Label
The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service
Title
The riddle of the sands
Title remainder
a record of secret service
Statement of responsibility
Erskine Childers ; edited with an introduction by David Trotter ; notes by Anna Snaith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the first great spy novels, The Riddle of the Sands is set during the long suspicious years leading up to the First World War. The story builds in excitement as two young men on a sailing holiday discover a German plot to invade England. This edition is complemented by a fine introduction which examines the novel in its political and historical context
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1870-1922
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Childers, Erskine
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6005.H52
LC item number
R52 1998eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trotter, David
  • Snaith, Anna
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Frisian Islands
  • Secret service
  • Sailing
  • FICTION
  • Invasions of Great Britain
  • Sailing
  • Secret service
  • Europe
  • Great Britain
Label
The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers ; edited with an introduction by David Trotter ; notes by Anna Snaith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xx)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
714801453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191503351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714801453
Label
The riddle of the sands : a record of secret service, Erskine Childers ; edited with an introduction by David Trotter ; notes by Anna Snaith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page xx)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
714801453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 277 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191503351
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714801453

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