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The Resource The gryphon's skull, H.N. Turteltaub

The gryphon's skull, H.N. Turteltaub

Label
The gryphon's skull
Title
The gryphon's skull
Statement of responsibility
H.N. Turteltaub
Title variation
gryphons skull
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Between the Aphrodite and Athens lie two war fleets, innumerable pirates, and ... danger and intrigue ... Unfortunately, it may be more than Sostratos and Menedemos can hope to survive"--Jacket flap
Member of
Summary
After coming into possession of what they believe to be the skull of a gryphon, cousins Menedemos and Sostratos, sea traders from Rhodes, set sail for Athens to sell the skull as well as some Egyptian emeralds, but they must deal with two warring fleets, vicious pirates, intrigue, and other perils before they can reach their destination, in a new novel of the ancient Hellenic world. 15,000 first printing
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120507
Cataloging source
CLE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turteltaub, H. N
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.U758
LC item number
G79 2002
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Turtledove, Harry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Menedemos and Sostratos
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greece
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Merchant mariners
  • Rhodes (Greece)
  • Ship captains
  • Brothers
  • Menedemos (Fictitious character)
  • Sostratos (Fictitious character)
  • Brothers
  • Menedemos (Fictitious character)
  • Merchant mariners
  • Ship captains
  • Sostratos (Fictitious character)
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Mediterranean Region
Target audience
adult
Label
The gryphon's skull, H.N. Turteltaub
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocm52079813
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780312872229
Lccn
2003268931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)52079813
Label
The gryphon's skull, H.N. Turteltaub
Link
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
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
ocm52079813
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
384 pages
Isbn
9780312872229
Lccn
2003268931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)52079813

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