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The Resource This was a man, Jeffrey Archer

This was a man, Jeffrey Archer

Label
This was a man
Title
This was a man
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Archer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Was a Man opens with a shot being fired, but who pulled the trigger, and who lives and who dies? In Whitehall, Giles Barrington discovers the truth about his wife Karin from the Cabinet Secretary. Is she a spy or a pawn in a larger game? Harry Clifton sets out to write his magnum opus, while his wife Emma completes her ten years as Chairman of the Bristol Royal Infirmary, and receives an unexpected call from Margaret Thatcher offering her a job. Sebastian Clifton becomes chairman of Farthings Kaufman bank, but only after Hakim Bishara has to resign for personal reasons. Sebastian and Samantha's talented daughter, Jessica, is expelled from the Slade School of Fine Art, but her aunt Grace comes to her rescue. Meanwhile, Lady Virginia is about to flee the country to avoid her creditors when the Duchess of Hertford dies, and she sees another opportunity to clear her debts and finally trump the Cliftons and Barringtons. In a devastating twist, tragedy engulfs the Clifton family when one of them receives a shocking diagnosis that will throw all their lives into turmoil
Member of
Summary
A conclusion to the best-selling saga finds Giles discovering the truth about his wife's identity, Emma receiving a job offer from Margaret Thatcher and Lady Virginia pursuing an opportunity to solve her financial problems before a shocking diagnosis throws all of their lives into turmoil
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10528169
Cataloging source
VHEI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Archer, Jeffrey
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Clifton chronicles
Series volume
7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Politicians
  • Clifton, Harry (Fictitious character)
  • Families
  • Social classes
Target audience
adult
Label
This was a man, Jeffrey Archer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The final volume of the Clifton chronicles"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000058865890
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9781447252245
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)961156189
Label
This was a man, Jeffrey Archer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The final volume of the Clifton chronicles"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000058865890
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9781447252245
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)961156189

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