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The Resource Medicus : a novel of the Roman Empire, Ruth Downie

Medicus : a novel of the Roman Empire, Ruth Downie

Label
Medicus : a novel of the Roman Empire
Title
Medicus
Title remainder
a novel of the Roman Empire
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Downie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A down-on-his-luck Roman army doctor, Gaius Petreius Ruso has made the rash decision to seek his fortune in one of the inclement outposts of the Roman Empire, journeying to the far reaches of Britannia, where he rescues an injured slave girl, Tilla, from her abusive owner, an ill-advised decision that leads to nothing but trouble
Member of
Summary
A down-on-his-luck Roman army doctor, Gaius Petreius Ruso decides to seek his fortune in one of the far outposts of the Roman Empire, journeying to Britannia, where he rescues an injured slave girl, Tilla, from her abusive owner
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
152827
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Downie, Ruth
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ruso mysteries
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Romans
  • Physicians
  • Divorced men
  • Women slaves
  • Prostitutes
  • Divorced men
  • Physicians
  • Prostitutes
  • Romans
  • Women slaves
  • England
  • Rome (Empire)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel of the Roman Empire
Label
Medicus : a novel of the Roman Empire, Ruth Downie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in the United Kingdom in 2006 by Michael Joseph"--Title page verso
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
ocm67384061
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
ix, 386 pages
Isbn
9781596912311
Lccn
2006013179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)67384061
Label
Medicus : a novel of the Roman Empire, Ruth Downie
Publication
Note
"First published in the United Kingdom in 2006 by Michael Joseph"--Title page verso
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
ocm67384061
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
ix, 386 pages
Isbn
9781596912311
Lccn
2006013179
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)67384061

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