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The Resource The riddle of the sands, by Erskine Childers

The riddle of the sands, by Erskine Childers

Label
The riddle of the sands
Title
The riddle of the sands
Statement of responsibility
by Erskine Childers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While on a boating trip, a foppish Foreign Office official and his friend uncover German plans for an invasion of England. Originally published to draw attention to pre-World War I German militarism, this book is the first spy thriller to be considered literature, and led to the reorganization of British Naval Intelligence
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1870-1922
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Childers, Erskine
Dewey number
823.91
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6005.H52
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Dover thrift editions
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  • Great Britain
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • FICTION
  • Invasions of Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
The riddle of the sands, by Erskine Childers
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
817276581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781667293
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
aac54575-ab16-4b04-b2f8-82b3df42a365
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817276581
Label
The riddle of the sands, by Erskine Childers
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
817276581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781667293
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
aac54575-ab16-4b04-b2f8-82b3df42a365
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817276581

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