The Resource The historian : a novel, Elizabeth Kostova

The historian : a novel, Elizabeth Kostova

Label
The historian : a novel
Title
The historian
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Kostova
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Late one night, exploring her father's library, a young woman finds an ancient book and a cache of yellowing letters addressed ominously to 'My dear and unfortunate successor'. Her discovery plunges her into a world she never dreamed of - a labyrinth where the secrets of her father's past and her mother's mysterious fate connect to an evil hidden in the depths of history. In those few quiet moments, she unwittingly assumes a quest she will discover is her birthright - a hunt for the truth about Vlad the Impaler, the medieval ruler whose barbarous reign formed the basis of the Dracula myth. Deciphering obscure signs and hidden texts, reading codes worked into the fabric of medieval monastic traditions, and evading terrifying adversaries, one woman comes ever closer to the secret of her own past and a confrontation with the very definition of evil
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
The historian : a novel, Elizabeth Kostova
Label
The historian : a novel, Elizabeth Kostova
Publication
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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
423678
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 642 pages
Isbn
9780316070638
Lccn
2004022563
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Kotui mutli-version record.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NP423678
  • 8857509
  • (DLC) 2004022563
  • (BNAtoc) 2004022563

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