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The Resource The black tower, Louis Bayard

The black tower, Louis Bayard

Label
The black tower
Title
The black tower
Statement of responsibility
Louis Bayard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Vidocq! master of disguise and chief of a newly created plain-clothes police force, Vidocq, is a man whose name sends terror rippling through the Parisian underworld of 1818 - and the inconsequential life of Hector Carpentier is violently shaken when Vidocq storms into it."--Back cover
Summary
Having used his mastery of disguise and surveillance to nab France's most notorious criminals, early nineteenth-century detective Vidocq tracks down the most challenging adversary of his career, a case with ties to the missing son of Marie Antoinette
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
272241
Cataloging source
AU@
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Bayard, Louis
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vidocq, Eugène François
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • France
  • France
  • Vidocq, Eugène François
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Kings and rulers
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
The black tower, Louis Bayard
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
ocn525514607
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
viii, 352 pages, 16
Isbn
9780061173516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)525514607
Label
The black tower, Louis Bayard
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
ocn525514607
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
viii, 352 pages, 16
Isbn
9780061173516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)525514607

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