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The Resource A prisoner in Malta, Phillip DePoy

A prisoner in Malta, Phillip DePoy

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A prisoner in Malta
Title
A prisoner in Malta
Statement of responsibility
Phillip DePoy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1583, the nineteen-year-old Christopher Marlowe--with a reputation as a brawler, a womanizer, a genius, and a social upstart at Cambridge University--is visited by a man representing Marlowe's benefactors. There are rumors of a growing plot against her majesty Queen Elizabeth I, and the Queen's spymaster, Sir Francis Walsingham, has charged young Marlowe with tracking down the truth. The path to that truth seems to run through an enigmatic prisoner held in complete seclusion in a heavily guarded dungeon in Malta. Marlowe must use every bit of his wits, his skills, and his daring to unravel one of the greatest mysteries in history and help uncover and unravel scheme of assassination and invasion, one involving the government of Spain, high ranking English nobles, and even Pope himself. Christopher Marlowe--Elizabethan playwright, poet, and spy--is one of the most enigmatic figures in Renaissance England. The son of a shoemaker from Canterbury, he attended Cambridge University on scholarship and, while frequently in trouble, was bailed out through the intercession of Queen Elizabeth I's Privy Council. Long rumored to have been an agent on behalf of the Queen's spymaster, Edgar Award winner Phillip DePoy's new series brings Marlowe and his times to life"--
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Summary
When Queen Elizabeth's spymaster assigns Christopher Marlowe to discover who is trying to usurp the throne, he must use every bit of his wits, his skills and his daring to unravel one of the greatest mysteries in history—one that involves the government of Spain, high-ranking English nobles and even Pope himself
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Storyline
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Provided by publisher
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10460442
Cataloging source
DLC
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DePoy, Phillip
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.E624
LC item number
P75 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Christopher Marlowe series
Series volume
[1]
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  • Marlowe, Christopher
  • Marlowe, Christopher
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
A prisoner in Malta, Phillip DePoy
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908085187
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781250058423
Lccn
2015038306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)908085187
Label
A prisoner in Malta, Phillip DePoy
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908085187
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781250058423
Lccn
2015038306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)908085187

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