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The Resource Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie

Label
Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery
Title
Murder on the Orient Express
Title remainder
a Hercule Poirot mystery
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Title variation
Murder in the Calais coach
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While en route from Syria to Paris, in the middle of a freezing winter's night, the Orient Express is stopped dead in its tracks by a snowdrift. Passengers awake to find the train still stranded and to discover that a wealthy American has been brutally stabbed to death in his private compartment. Incredibly, that compartment is locked from the inside. With no escape into the wintery landscape the killer must still be on board. Fortunately, the brilliant Belgian inspector Hercule Poirot is also on board, having booked the last available berth
Member of
Summary
On a three-day journey through the snowbound Balkan hills, Hercule Poirot must weed through an array of international suspects to find the passenger who murdered a gangster on the Orient Express
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020093
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Agatha
Dewey number
823/.912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hercule Poirot mysteries
Series volume
0008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Orient Express (Express train)
  • Orient Express (Express train)
  • Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • England
Target audience
adult
Label
Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Murder in the Calais coach. New York : Dodd, Mead, 1933
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
ocn676725734
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper pbk. ed..
Extent
x, 265 pages
Isbn
9780062073495
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)676725734
Label
Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery, Agatha Christie
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Murder in the Calais coach. New York : Dodd, Mead, 1933
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
ocn676725734
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper pbk. ed..
Extent
x, 265 pages
Isbn
9780062073495
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)676725734

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