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The Resource The showstone, Glenn Cooper

The showstone, Glenn Cooper

Label
The showstone
Title
The showstone
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Cooper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Algosh, Iraq, 1989. During an archaeological excavation Hiram Donovan uncovers a piece of meticulously knapped obsidian. Instinct tells him to hide it from others on the dig, so he sends it back to his wife in America with a note: John Dee, British Museum/Scrying stone? Days later Hiram is murdered with it made to look like an accident. But there was a witness. Decades later, on his death bed, the witness confesses to what he saw. Shortly afterwards, Cal Donovan - Professor of Archaeology at Harvard and Hiram's son - is told his mother has been killed. Upon finding the parcel still unopened alongside his father's mysterious note referencing Queen Elizabeth's astrologer and alchemist, Cal sets out to discover the truth. What he finds are fanatics determined to obtain the mystical stone, but for what purpose ...?"--Publisher description
Member of
Storyline
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10807942
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, Glenn
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Cal Donovan thriller
Series volume
0004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Donovan, Cal
  • Harvard University
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Antiquities
  • Alqūsh (Iraq)
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
Label
The showstone, Glenn Cooper
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
on1090472742
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780727888938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1090472742
Label
The showstone, Glenn Cooper
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
on1090472742
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780727888938
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1090472742

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