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The Resource The day of the Jackal, Frederick Forsyth

The day of the Jackal, Frederick Forsyth

Label
The day of the Jackal
Title
The day of the Jackal
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Forsyth
Title variation
Jackal
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A killer at the top of his profession, unknown to any secret service in the world, has a contract to kill French president Charles DeGaulle, one of the world's most heavily guarded men
Summary
There have been six known attemps to assassinate President Charles de Gualle. In this book, the seventh involved a professional killer-for-hire. His code name: Jackal
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Mystery Novel, 1972.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
027882
Cataloging source
ORX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forsyth, Frederick
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gaulle, Charles de
  • Attempted assassination
  • Assassins
  • France
  • Gaulle, Charles de
  • Assassins
  • Attempted assassination
  • France
Target audience
adult
Label
The day of the Jackal, Frederick Forsyth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes brief excerpts from two of the author's works: The Afghan and The Cobra
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
ocn810216818
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 420 pages
Isbn
9780451239372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)810216818
Label
The day of the Jackal, Frederick Forsyth
Publication
Note
Includes brief excerpts from two of the author's works: The Afghan and The Cobra
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
ocn810216818
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
viii, 420 pages
Isbn
9780451239372
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)810216818

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