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The Resource Atlantis, and other places, Harry Turtledove

Atlantis, and other places, Harry Turtledove

Label
Atlantis, and other places
Title
Atlantis, and other places
Statement of responsibility
Harry Turtledove
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A famous naturalist seeks a near-extinct species of bird found only on the rarest of lands in "Audubon in Atlantis." A young American on a European holiday finds himself storming an enchanted German castle in "The Catcher in the Rhine." The philosopher Sokrates plays a key role in the Athenian victory over the Spartans in "The Daimon." Centaurs take a sea voyage aboard "The Horse of Bronze" to a land where they encounter a strange and frightening tribe of creatures known as man. London's most famous detective, Athelstan Helms, and his assistant Dr. James Walton are in Atlantis investigating a series of murders in "The Scarlet Band." This collection includes these and seven more amazing stories of ancient eras, historical figures, mysterious events, and out-of-this- world adventure from the incomparable Harry Turtledove
Summary
Presents a collection of factual but fantastic stories including "The Catcher in the Rhine," which finds a young American storming an enchanted German castle, and "The Scarlet Band," which sends a renowned London detective to Atlantis
Tone
Writing style
Character
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372241
Cataloging source
DLC
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Turtledove, Harry
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • Alternative histories (fiction)
  • Atlantis (Legendary place)
  • Adventure stories
Target audience
general
Label
Atlantis, and other places, Harry Turtledove
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A ROC book."
Contents
Audubon in Atlantis -- Bedfellows -- News from the front -- The catcher in the Rhine -- The daimon -- Farmers' law -- Occupation duty -- The horse of bronze -- The genetics lecture -- Someone is stealing the great throne rooms of the galaxy -- Uncle Alf -- The scarlet band
Control code
000045820447
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
440 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780451463647
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Atlantis, and other places, Harry Turtledove
Link
Publication
Note
"A ROC book."
Contents
Audubon in Atlantis -- Bedfellows -- News from the front -- The catcher in the Rhine -- The daimon -- Farmers' law -- Occupation duty -- The horse of bronze -- The genetics lecture -- Someone is stealing the great throne rooms of the galaxy -- Uncle Alf -- The scarlet band
Control code
000045820447
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
440 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780451463647
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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