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The Resource City of wisdom and blood, Robert Merle ; translated from the French by T. Jefferson Kline

City of wisdom and blood, Robert Merle ; translated from the French by T. Jefferson Kline

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City of wisdom and blood
Title
City of wisdom and blood
Statement of responsibility
Robert Merle ; translated from the French by T. Jefferson Kline
Title variation
Fortunes of France
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The second swaggering instalment of Fortunes of France, the first volume of which, The Brethren, took the UK by storm last year Montpellier in 1566-only fools walk the streets at night unarmed, while a profession of faith in the wrong company can lead to a knife in the back. Not even this proud city of philosophers is safe from the menaces that endanger the peace of France. The city militia are struggling to contend with the lawlessness and religious hatred that threaten to tear the whole country in two. Now an adult, Pierre de Siorac must travel south on dangerous roads to the great univer
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Summary
Now an adult, Pierre de Siorac must leave the family stronghold of Mespech, and travel south on dangerous roads to the great university city, accompanied by his strapping but naive brother Samson and the crafty Miroul. Well-armoured, with swords and pistols at their belts, the trio are confident of repelling any bandits who cross their path, but their new life away from the safety of their home will bring with it many other new dangers and delights
Storyline
Writing style
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10665468
Cataloging source
N$T
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1908-2004
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Merle, Robert
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1942-
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Kline, T. Jefferson
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True
Series statement
Fortunes of France
Series volume
2
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  • Religion and politics
  • France
  • Montpellier (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
City of wisdom and blood, Robert Merle ; translated from the French by T. Jefferson Kline
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055221970
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782271604
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918983904
Label
City of wisdom and blood, Robert Merle ; translated from the French by T. Jefferson Kline
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055221970
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782271604
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)918983904

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